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Barbara Kathrine Bearden

Barbara Kathrine Bearden, 71, passed away Jan. 23, in Wichita Falls.
Graveside services were held Friday, at Holliday Cemetery with Gil Peters officiating.

Barbara was the daughter of Maudie Pearl Porter Nichols and Thomas Nichols. She was born Aug. 12, 1941 in Portales, N. M. , and she was a self-employed hairdresser.

She was preceded in death by parents; her husband Ronald E. Bearden; a brother James Pendergraft; and a sister Mickey White.

Survivors include her sons, Ross of Salt Lake City, Utah, Todd of Kamay, and Charles of Weatherford; a daughter, Mary Rivard of Wichita Falls; a sister, Jeannine Earl of Wichita Falls; 15 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.

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