Barbara Ann Ussery of Raleigh, passed away peacefully at the age of 77 on Tuesday, April 2, 2013 surrounded by her Best Friend, Caregivers and family. Barbara was preceded in death by her parents, Carl and Bertha Ussery; brothers, Sonny, Bill and Dickie.
She is survived by her loving daughter, Pam; brother, Junk; sisters-in-law, Mary and Delores; nieces Sheron Brewer of Durham and Vickie Jones of Raleigh; nephews, Mark of Marshall and Paul of Fairfax, VA; many cousins and her best and loving friend of 50 years, Ruby Healy.
Mom loved her family and her cat Miller very much. She loved people and loved to decorate her house. She was a very giving person. The family would like to thank the caregivers at Chatham Commons, Hospice of Wake County and Larry Fitzpatrick.
A graveside service will be held at 1 o’clock, Monday afternoon, April 8, 2013 at Brier Creek Memorial Gardens with the eulogy given by Reverend Bennie Smith of Burlington, NC. A Celebration of Life will be held at her brother Junk’s house 1413 Greenside Dr., Raleigh, NC immediately following the service.
Memorial contributions may be made to The Alzheimer’s Foundation of America, 322 Eighth Ave., 7th fl., New York, NY 10001.
A service of Bright Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 405 S. Main St., Wake Forest. (919-556-5811)