Bonnie Deene Barberee March 19, 1918 – December 21, 2015

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barbareeBonnie Deene Brown Barberee, age 97, passed away December 21, 2015 in Ft. Worth, Texas. She was born March 19, 1918 in Winters, Texas to her parents, Samuel Lester Brown and Maggie Ragland Brown.

Bonnie and her family spent most of their earlier married years in Maud, Texas and their children attended elementary school there. They moved to Dallas in 1955 and lived in the Oak Cliff area. The family attended St. Marks Methodist Church in Dallas before moving to Duncanville in 1969 and joining the First Methodist Church there. They were members of the Bob Tanner Sunday School Class. Bonnie worked for the Dallas Independent School District as a Lunchroom Manager for many years; then worked for Baxter Pharmaceuticals for several years prior to her retirement in 1983.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 70 years, Hubert Barberee in 2006.

She is survived by her daughter, Sandra & husband Les Elliott; son, Lonnie and wife Ginger Barberee; grandchildren, Laura & Rick Jaynes, Lisa & Scott McLeroy, Dr. Robert & Jane Barberee, Sheri Barberee, Greg & Janet Barberee; 12 great-grandchildren; and 2 great-great grandchildren.

jaynesService will be at 2:00 pm Monday, December 28, 2015 at Jaynes Memorial Chapel in Duncanville; Rev. Jim Chandler officiating.

A visitation will be one hour prior to the service at 1:00 pm.

Interment will follow at Little Bethel Memorial Park in Duncanville.