Barbara L. Niswonger

Barbara L. Niswonger, age 84, of Greenville passed away at 12:30 P.M. on Wednesday, September 28, 2016, at her residence. Barbara was born May 11, 1932 in Union City, Indiana, to the late George C. & Marna Ruth (Bubmyer) Crawford.

Barbara is survived by her son & daughter-in-law, Kip & Karen (Horn) Niswonger of Tampa, Florida; daughter, Kim Hopsecker of Troy; grandchildren, Brian Hopsecker, Erika Whitmore Fields, Brittaney Hopsecker, Trevor Hopsecker, Chase Niswonger and Paige Niswonger; 13 great-grandchildren; brother & sister-in-law, Phillip C. & Sue Crawford of Winchester, Indiana; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Barbara was also preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth L. Niswonger on September 13, 1999 whom she married June 22, 1952; 5sisters; and 1 brother.

Barbara worked for 30 years at the former Arcanum Hardware and Orme Hardware in Arcanum. She also formerly worked at White-Westinghouse. Barbara was a member of Palestine Church of Christ.

A funeral service will be held at 3:00 P.M. on Saturday, October 8, 2016, at Zechar Bailey Funeral Home in Greenville. Burial will follow in Oak Grove Cemetery in Fort Jefferson. The family will receive friends on Saturday from 1:00 to 3:00 P.M. at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association.

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