Barbara Ann Gardner, of Fayetteville, passed away on August 15, 2012. She is survived by her husband, Ray Gardner of 47 years; daughter, Julie Doris Gardner Anderson and husband, Tim; son, David Gardner and wife, Jitsa; granddaughters, Rae Ann Anderson, Brialyn Anderson, Analiese Anderson; grandsons, Thomas Gardner and Alex Gardner; and many cousins.
She was a graduate of Hapeville High School and graduate of UGA, where Barbara was a member of Alpha Zeta Delta. She and her husband moved to Fayetteville where they have resided and attended New Hope North for 35 years.
A funeral service will be held on Saturday, August 18, 2012 at 12:00 PM at New Hope Baptist North, Fayetteville. She will lie in state from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM, prior to the service. Reverend Rhys Stenner and Reverend Dr. Ike Reighard and will officiate. Burial will follow at New Hope Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Friday from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Benevolence or Building Fund for New Hope Baptist, 551 New Hope Road, Fayetteville, GA 30214.
Carl J. Mowell & Son Funeral Home-www.mowellfuneralhome.com