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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Barbara Ferguson lit a candle on Oct 6 2017 12:22:43 AM
Sorry for your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers.
Submitted by Gary G Price and family on Oct 5 2017 11:47:33 PM
Sorry for your loss. Thoughts & Prayers to the family.
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Dana, I am soo sorry for the loss of your mother. Please know that I have you and the girls in my thoughts and prayers.
Submitted by Jana and Tod Gottke and Trisha Duemmel on Oct 5 2017 07:45:43 PM
I know that nothing that could say will ease the pain your going through, but please know that you are all in my thoughts and prayers now and always.
Submitted by Brenda Kirker on Oct 5 2017 07:18:03 PM
So sorry for your loss. Sending thoughts and prayers to her family.
Submitted by Teresa Baker Trimble on Oct 5 2017 06:45:36 PM
I am at a loss for words. A lot of childhood memories of Barb and her family. Such a huge loss at such a young age. My condolences to her family.
Submitted by Kim (Bowen) Vrooman on Oct 5 2017 05:58:02 PM
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