|Birth: ||Apr. 19, 1937|
|Death: ||Mar. 5, 2012|
OBITUARY - Plain Dealer, Wabash (IN) - March 6, 2012
Barbara Ellen French, 74, of Wabash, died at 3:33 p.m., Monday, March 5, 2012 at Wabash County Hospital. She was born April 19, 1937 in Wabash to Donald L. and Bertha (Baker) Pearson. She married Richard "Frenchie" French on December 31, 1972 in Wabash; he died April 23, 2007.
She worked at Ford Meter Box in Wabash 10 years, and part time at the Honeywell Center/YMCA for 12 years. She was a former member of Emmanuel Freewill Baptist Church. She enjoyed reading and spoiling her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She was also captain of T.O.P.S. and a former district manager.
She is survived by six children, Rebecca Sue Metz, Marcia (Rick) Harrison, Richard (Arleen) French, Jerry (Cindy) French, Mark (Wendy) French, and James M. French, all of Wabash; 18 grandchildren and 24 great-grandchildren; two sisters, Donna (Dan) Hall of Columbus, Indiana and Ida Perry of Wabash; and brother, John Pearson of Columbia City, Indiana.
Funeral services will be held at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Avenue, Wabash, on Friday, March 9, 2012 at 10:30 a.m. with Pastor Rick Harrison officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Lawns Cemetery, Wabash. Friends may call 4-8 p.m., Thursday at the funeral home.
Donald L Pearson (1907 - 1969)
Bertha Pearson (1914 - 1996)
Richard French (1927 - 2007)
John Leroy Pearson (1934 - 2013)*
Barbara Ellen Pearson French (1937 - 2012)
Memorial Lawns Cemetery
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