Services will be 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 14, at Jones Family Funeral Home in Bridgeport with burial to follow in Wizard Wells Cemetery. Tony A. Rogers will officiate. Visitation is 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 13, at the funeral home.
Barbara was born June 11, 1953, in Fort Worth to Ruby Nell (Rankin) and Thomas Henry Ware. She was a faithful wife and devoted mother who gave all of herself for her family. She loved taking care of her horses and animals. She loved the outdoors and camping and was a talented artist. But most of all, she loved being with her family and spoiling her grandchildren.
She is survived by her husband, Doyle; sons Chad Tankersly, Austin Anderson, and Cecil Burnett; daughters Morgan Hobbs and husband, Chris, Alyssa Burnett, Brandy Jones and husband, Aaron, and Melanie Gates; sister Belinda Simmons; grandchildren Aidan Jones, Camden Hobbs and Journey Burnett; and nieces Christina Ossowski and Amy Ware.
She was preceded in death by her parents and grandson Jacob Jones.