Barbara Jean Oliver, 84, of Huntsville, passed away Wednesday, November 3, 2021. She was born August 22, 1937 in Moberly to Lonnie and Nora Davidson.
She was preceded in death by her parents, two husbands Lewis Kessler and Johnny Oliver, a son Daryl Kessler and her brother and sister-in-law Gene and Linda Davidson.
Barbara is survived by her children; Sandra Spangler and her husband Rob, Donna Bailey and her husband Terry, Steve Kessler and his wife Mary, Mark Oliver and his wife Jamie, and Kevin Oliver and his wife Sheila, 19 grandchildren; Eddie Lutz and his wife Melissa, Jeremy Lutz and his wife Cassie, Lance Suiter and his wife Cherie, Matthew Suiter and his wife Emilee, Travis Bailey and his wife Beth, Brandon Bailey and his wife Amanda, Trevor Bailey and his wife Erin, Lonnie Kessler and Kimberly Ruiz, Brittany Viefhaus and her husband Daniel, Cutis Oliver and his wife Billie, Tanner, Bridget,Justine,Kyle and Kailyn Oliver, Juan Nichols, Andrew Patterson, Sean Miller, and Jeremy Knecht, several great grandchildren, a niece Kathy Davidson, other relatives and friends.
Barbara was a member of Antioch Church. She loved her family. The kids and grandkids were her world. Her faith was strong.
Services honoring and celebrating Barbara’s life were held in the Cater Funeral Home Chapel, a visitation where words of comfort and support were shared with the family preceded the services. Committal prayer and burial followed at the Sugar Creek Cemetery.