Barbara Sue Searles, 58, of Roseville, Ohio passed away surrounded by her loving family at 6:05 PM, Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at Mt. Carmel East Hospital in Columbus.
She was born Thursday, March 5, 1959 in Zanesville, the daughter of the late Carroll and Barbara (Ferguson) Gardner.
Barb was the former owner of the Shape Escape in Crooksville. She also was a former decorator at Beaumont Pottery in Crooksville and a nurse's aide at Ketcham's Nursing Home that was located near Sayre in Perry County. She especially enjoyed caring for her two granddaughters and cleaning.
She is survived by her husband, Mark Searles whom she married in June of 2006; her daughter, Dana and her fiancé`, Jeremy White of Roseville; her sisters, Annette (David) Knight and Mary Smith, all of New Lexington, Tammy (Michael) Searles of Rosefarm; her brothers, Wesley 'Butch' (Darlene) Gardner of Crooksville and Dale (Vanessa) Gardner of Rosefarm; her two granddaughters whom she loved dearly, Paige and Mya Lindsey; several nieces, nephews, cousins and her beloved aunts, Becky Hoopes, Gletta Mendenhall, Vicky Hall and Debbie Ratliff Andrews.
Family and friends will be received 2-4 and 6-8 PM, Sunday, October 8 at GOEBEL FUNERAL HOME, 36 N. BUCKEYE ST., CROOKSVILLE. Funeral services and a celebration of Barb's life will be held at 11:00 AM, Monday, October 9 at the funeral home with Pastor Conard Wolf officiating. Burial will follow in Iliff Cemetery at McLuney.
You may read the obituary, sign the Online Register Book and share a special memory with the family at www.goebelfuneralhome.com and Like us on Facebook.
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I went to school with Barbara York elementary I known her for eight years and I seenAnd I seen her at York elementary again when our kids were in school I am so sorry we lost touch after that I am so sorry to hear about her death may God be with you all and she will be missed very much so
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I am so sorry for your loss.
I was a classmate with Barbara at Crooksville High School
We remained friends , but lost contact after a few years.
I can honestly say, she was one of my best friends growing up. Shared a lot of laughs and had a lot of fun.
I hadn't seen her for years, but I never forgot her. Just lost contact.
My heart and prayers go out to each and everyone.
A life lost to soon! I will miss her but I will never forget her.
The only regret I have is, We never seen each other for many years!
God Bless and RIP my friend, Barbara.
God received another Angel
Submitted by Mary Cooper (Fish) on Oct 6 2017 08:08:10 PM
Dana, please accept our deepest condolences, we are praying that God will give you comfort and strength! I have such fond memories of your Mom growing up in Rose Farm! She was a wonderful woman who loved her daughter and grand daughters with all her heart ❤️. God Bless you Sweetheart. Chuck and Lisa Snider
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Thoughts and prayers for everyone in this time of need may the lord bring peace to this family.
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