Barbara Alice Pickle

A funeral was held Monday, November 15, 2021 for 83-year-old Barbara Alice Pickle of Perryville, Missouri who passed away Wednesday, November 10, 2021.

She was born September 8, 1938 in Hartford, Arkansas daughter of Thomas and Audrey Smedley-Harbottle who both preceded her in death.

She married Billy Ray Pickle September 6, 1958 in Hartford Arkansas. He survives in Perryville.

She is also survived by three daughters: Debbie (Mark) Regelsperger, and Brenda Cobb both of Perryville, and Terri (Ron) Halter of Jackson Mo.; a son: Randy Pickle of Jackson; nine grandchildren: Andrea Buell, Lindsey (Andrew) Hecht, Bethany (Jared) Kutz, Adam (fiancée Taylor) Halter, Andrew (Sarah) Halter, Alexis (Nate) Wills, Allison (Ryan) Jones, Audrey and Braden Cobb; 15 great-grandchildren; and a sister-in-law: Rose Harbottle.

She was also preceded in death by two sisters: Dorothy Dalmut and Betty Hamilton; two brothers: Fred Harbottle and Tom Harbottle; and an infant sister: Elmina Harbottle.

She was a respiratory therapist.

She was a member of Lithium Baptist Church and enjoyed spending time with family and reading.

Visitation was 4-8 p.m. Sunday, November 14, 2021 at Ford and Young Funeral Home in Perryville.

Visitation continued from 8-10 a.m. Monday, November 15, 2021 at Ford and Young Funeral Home in Perryville

A funeral for 83-year-old Barbara Alice Pickle of Perryville was held at 10 a.m. Monday, November 15, 2021 with the Rev. Gerold McBride officiating.

Burial was at York Chapel Cemetery in Longtown, Missouri.

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Ford & Young Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.