Passed away on July 9, 2012 in Wasilla, AK.
She was born on February 17, 1938 to Wilbur and Helen Stone.
Bob and Barbara were married for 56 years.
She was the best women we have ever known.
She always had the best advice and knew all the right things to say.
A true angel to our family and everyone who knew her.
She was the most compassionate, caring and beautiful person.
She is loved and missed by so many, and will forever be in our hearts and live on through our memories.
Barbara had the best of both worlds - Spokane and Alaska.
She is survived by her husband, Robert D. Carlson; daughter, Deborah G. Carlson Johnson; grandson, James R. Johnson; granddaughters, Misty J. Johnson and Karissa Dablemont; great-grandchildren, Chastity, Dominic, Dylan, Tayvin, Trinity, and Kairi, all of Alaska; sister, Linda Manti of Seattle; sisters-in-law, Joyce Sampson, Doris Carlson, Jeannine Tumlinson, and Ruth Carlson, and numerous nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles.
She was preceded in death by her son, Robby Carlson, and parents, Wilbur and Helen Stone.
Visitation on Friday, July 13, 2012, from 2:00 - 4:00 pm at Ball & Dodd Funeral Home.
A Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, July 14, 2012 at Noon.
Interment at Fairmount Memorial Park.