Barbara Jean Hamilton, 71, died Sunday, March 17, 2019, at St. Michael hospital in Texarkana, Texas.
She was born January 16, 1948, in Rector, Ark., to the late George and Christine Baber Hamilton.
Barbara was preceded in death by one son, Kevin Earnhart; parents and grandparents, Sim and Rena Baber.
She is survived by her son, Gary Runyan and family; sister, Diane Hinsley of Ashdown, Ark.; two brothers and one sister-in-law, George “Bubba” Hamilton of Rector, Ark., and Eddie and Jenny Hamilton of Piggott, Ark.; first cousins, Richard Slaton (Sharron), Dudley C. Slaton (Vivian), Frankie Slaton and Patsy Speer, and additional Baber relatives and special friends.
Visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. Saturday, March 23, 2019, at Madden Funeral Home in Ashdown, Ark.
Final resting place will be at Liberty Hill Cemetery in Rector, Ark.