Barbara Ann Shifflett
1947 - 2020
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Barbara Ann Shifflett

Wirtz, VA - Barbara Ann Shifflett 72, of Wirtz, VA and formerly of Ashville, NC passed away on Saturday, May 16, 2020 at her sister's residence. She was Born October 7th 1947 in Memphis, TN. She was preceded in death by her husband Gilbert Robertson; mother Augusta Clemens Brown; father Robert Hayes Brown and brother Robert Hayes Brown Junior.

Barbara is survived by her sons David Bogue of Scottsboro, Alabama and Jerry Gant and his wife, Heather of Fort Polk, Louisiana; her daughter Elizabeth Robertson of Asheville, North Carolina; six grandchildren Ian, Elyssa, James, Amelia, Elizabeth, and Haley; sister who she lived with, Elaine Miller of Wirtz, VA; brother, Cecil T. Brown of Gallions, AL; also surviving are two loving nieces that were with her during this travel time, Chanel Gillespie and Crystal Lanagan of Rocky Mount Virginia.

Barbara resided in Asheville North Carolina for 40 years where she loved her church activities. She also enjoyed the one time being a soccer mom and coach that later began being a referee for soccer. Barbara also completed her Master of Science. She retired from Walmart after 14 years of employment.

In Lieu of flowers please consider memorial contributions please send donations to the Olympus Disable Marathons that Barbara loved to walk in.

For those wishing to leave condolences in her memory please visit Tharp Funeral Home & Crematory, Smith Mountain Lake is assisting the family.

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Published in Asheville Citizen-Times from May 19 to May 21, 2020.
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May 25, 2020
RIP Ms Barbara You were a fun co-worker at Wal-Mart
Effie Dixon
May 21, 2020
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