Barbara Jean Boyce Baugher

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

Funeral services for Barbara Jean Boyce Baugher, 80, of Shelbyville, will be held Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018, at 1 p.m. in the chapel of Doak-Howell Funeral Home with Brother Jim Mickells officiating. Burial will follow in the Simpson Cemetery in the Rover Community. Mrs. Baugher’s passed from this life early Tuesday morning at NHC Tullahoma after an extended illness.

Visitation will be held Wednesday from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the funeral home.

Born August 13, 1938, in Unionville, TN, she was the daughter of the late R.C. Boyce & Sally Baker Boyce and was preceded in death by siblings; Cecil Boyce, Deloris Wessner, Melvin Boyce and Jerrell Boyce.

She was a life-long homemaker that took in many foster children and was a mother, grandmother to all the children that she came in contact with. Being the wife of a minister they located in several states, building and starting congregations during her husband’s ministry.

She is survived by her husband of 60 years, Reedus M. Baugher; children, Debi (Darrell) Stanley of Rising Fawn, GA, Lori (Randy) Cunningham of Flatt Creek community, Theresa (Scott) Dickinson of Dahlonega, GA & Kelly Baugher of Wheel community; siblings, Martha Flippo, Clyde E. “Sike” Boyce, J.B. Boyce & Larry Boyce, all of Bedford County; twelve grandchildren & fourteen great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer Association 4825 Trousdale Dr., Nashville, TN.

Doak-Howell Funeral Home is serving the family.