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Obit – Mrs. Barbara Holleman Hall

Mrs. Barbara Holleman Hall,  of the Defeated Creek Community, was pronounced deceased at 6:32 a.m. Wednesday morning September 16, 2020 at the Riverview Regional Medical Center E. R. in Carthage at the age of 64. She was found unresponsive at the family’s Harris Hollow Road home earlier that morning.

Mrs. Holleman was at the Carthage Chapel of Sanderson Funeral Home and was cremated at Cumberland Family Services in Algood and following cremation there will be a private graveside service at the Holleman Family Cemetery in the Kempville Community. Her cremains will be placed to rest beside her mother.

The only child of the late James Burnett Holleman who died January 17, 1996 at the age of 60 and Nellie C. Gillman Holleman who died November 1, 2002 at the age of 64, she was born Barbara Ann Holleman in Wicksburg in Houston County, Alabama on February 29, 1956.

Mrs. Hall was a 1974 graduate of Smith County High School where she majored in math and home economics. All four years of high school she was a member of the Future Homemakers of America and the Pep Club, her senior year was a member of the Future Farmers of America, the library club, chorus, and fall festival.

Following high school Mrs. Hall enrolled in the L.P.N. nursing program in Carthage and following graduation was a longtime Licensed Practical Nurse at the former Carthage General Hospital.

On August 31, 2016 she was united in marriage in Macon County to Clarence Archie Hall.

Both Mrs. Hall and her husband were employees of the J. M. Smuckers Corporation in Scottsville, Kentucky.

Mrs. Hall was a member of the Church of Christ.

Surviving in addition to her husband Archie, are her two sons, James Goolsby of Texas and Wade Goolsby of Dalton, Georgia; five grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.