Barbara E George 82, of Waco received her wings on June 3rd 2019.
A memorial service will be held on Wednesday June 5th 2019 at 2:00pm at Waco Memorial Park Mausoleum Chapel officiated by Roger Huff. Visitation preceding the service at 1:00 pm. Barbara was born July 11th 1936 to Pauline and Calvin Caldwell in Rosebud, Texas. Barbara retired from The City of Waco and was a loved member of Community Fellowship Church of the Nazarene.
Barbara was loved by everyone one she met. She was sweet spirit who was a counselor, confidant and friend to many. She loved traveling and seeing God’s many Creations. She loved bird watching and the changing of the seasons. She loved music and dancing. She was also a passionate domino player.
She was a wonderful cook, and loved to feed the masses. She brought beauty to everything she touched be it a flower arrangement, painting or any of her other creative projects.
She was the best Mom, Nana, daughter, sister and friend. Always there for everyone. She was strong and beautiful and will be missed by us all. She has gone to be with her Heavenly family until we see her again.
She was preceded in death by her Husbands, Xelon Thomas, Carl Murphy and Richard George, Daughter, Dicque Fikes and both parents.
She is survived by her brother Ronnie Caldwell and wife Debbie, son Randy Thomas and wife Vickie, daughters, Diane Richardson and husband Robert, Deidra Schmedthorst, Carla Rodriguez and husband Eric. Grandchildren Chad Schmedthorst and wife, Rachel, Justin Schmedthorst, Jamie Summers and husband Gary, Jessica Fischetti, Cody Richardson and wife Kelly, Jennifer Same and husband Steve, Megan Pate and husband Marc, Tanner Rodriguez, Courtney Hooper, Tish Hooper-Smith and Myles Rodriguez. Her fourteen great-grandchildren. Her dearest childhood friend, Claudette Ficklin. And numerous cousins, nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be Chad Schmedthorst, Justin Schmedthorst, Eric Rodriguez, Myles Rodriguez, Cody Richardson and Tanner Rodriguez.
A special thanks to Providence Hospice for taking her in as a family member and loving her. We are so thankful each and everyone of you.