July 7, 1924 - March 25, 2013
GOSHEN - Barbara Meadows, 88, died Monday morning, March 25, 2013, at Greencroft Goshen Health Care.
She was born July 7, 1924, in Jellico, Tenn., to William Crit and Bessie Mae (Gilreath) Creekmore.
She married William J. Meadows on Aug. 12, 1939, in Tennessee. He died April 3, 2008.
Survivors include a daughter, Cathy (Tony) Howard of Nokomis, Fla.; two sons, William D. (Karen) Meadows of Edwardsburg, Mich., and Tedd Meadows; 19 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; and two brothers, Martin (Sue) and Billy Gene Creekmore, both of Toledo, Ohio.
She was preceded in death by two daughters, Goldie Stanfill and Bessie Jane Hughes; a son, John Wesley Meadows; a grandson, Damon Meadows; five sisters, Nora Douglas, Meltie Williams, Mary Troxel, Kathleen Barnhardt and Pauline Brock; and three brothers, Louis, Charlie and Junior Creekmore.
Mrs. Meadows moved to Goshen in 1964 and worked for Steury Boat. She attended Goshen Pentecostal House of Prayer.
Friends may call from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. Thursday, March 28, 2013, at Yoder-Culp Funeral Home. A 2:45 p.m. graveside service will follow in Hess Cemetery, Goshen. Barbara's grandson, pastor Tom Riggs of Goshen Pentecostal House of Prayer, and Morgan Meadows will officiate.
Memorial contributions may be given to Goshen Pentecostal House of Prayer.