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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Mark, Tammy, Michael and family
I'm so very sorry to hear about the passing of Barb. Your all our thoughts and prayers.
Submitted by Rick,Cathy and Logan on Oct 5 2017 05:42:05 PM
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Dana and family,
We are so sorry for your loss. Please know you are in our thoughts and prayers. God bless you.
Submitted by Diane and John Rodgers on Oct 5 2017 04:37:53 PM
So very sorry to hear about Barbara's passing.She was a sweet,kind,and loving person.You are in my thoughts and prayers.
Submitted by Kimberly (Stalling)Wilson on Oct 5 2017 04:09:30 PM
Dana,Paige,& Mya I am so so sorry for you and your family's loss just always remember she lives on in your heart she was such a wonderful person and Mother and Grandmother love to you all your other Mom Patricia Pacino & Your other Dad Joe Pacino
Submitted by Patricia Pacino on Oct 5 2017 03:52:49 PM
So sorry to hear of Barbara Sue's passing. I loved talking with her at get togethers at my sister's house. Prayers of strength and love for the family.
Submitted by Debra Baker Black on Oct 5 2017 03:29:47 PM
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Betty Hiles lit a candle on Oct 5 2017 02:55:43 PM
So sorry to hear of this wonderful ladies passing. A great friend to everyone. No matter how much time went by without us seeing each other, when we did we would pick up where we left off. I will miss you. Much love to all of you. RIP my dear friend.
Submitted by Laura Robinson on Oct 5 2017 02:42:22 PM
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