Barbara Lou (Burton) Haywood, 74, passed away Sunday morning, April 6, 2008 at Franklin Meadows Nursing Home in Franklin. She was a resident of Brown County.
Born March 9, 1934 in Elnora , she was the daughter of the late Sam and Madge (Daugherty) Sherrill.
She married her husband of 28 years, Harry T. Haywood in 1952. He preceded her in death on February 16, 1980.
She retired in 1990 as an Assembly Worker for RCA in Bloomington after 25 years of service. After retirement, she worked for Head Start School at Hickory Ridge in Brown County.
She was a member of the Hickory Ridge Senior Center in Brown County.
Survivors include four sons: Jack L. Haywood of Edinburgh, Kenny A. (Teresa) Haywood, David E. (Angie) Haywood both of Morgantown and Tim L. Haywood of Brown County; two daughters: Carol A. Haywood and Lisa S. Smith, both of Indianapolis; one stepson: Johnny Haywood of Bloomfield; four brothers: Sam Sherrill Jr. of Dugger, Bob Sherrill of Daytona, FL, Jerry Sherrill of Linton and Bill Sherrill of Daytona, FL; 21 grandchildren; several great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by one daughter: Reita D. Dine; one son: William Dale Haywood; one stepson: Mike Haywood; two sisters, Nell Cook and Mae Ferguson.
The Rev. Darrel Miller will conduct a funeral service 10:30 a.m. Thursday at the Spearsville Church of Christ, 9330 Spearsville Road in Brown County.
Friends may call from 4 to 8 PM Wednesday at the Meredith - Clark Funeral Home, Cremation & Personalization Center in Morgantown.
Burial will be at Spearsville Church Of Christ Cemetery in Brown County.
Memorial contributions may be made in honor of Barbara to Memorial Fund of the Spearsville Church of Christ 9330 Spearsville Road Morgantown, Indiana 46160.
Condolences may be sent to the Haywood family at www.meredith-clark.com.