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Funeral Service

St. Paul United Church of Christ (Waterloo)
Friday May 4th, 2018

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Barbara Ann Shackelford

Barbara Ann Shackelford, nee Crandall, 81, of Waterloo, IL, passed away April 29, 2018, in Clayton, MO. She was born February 7, 1937, in Milford, MA.

She is survived by her children David White, Richard (Theresa) White, Robert White, & Michael Shackelford; step children Robert Shackelford, Eugene (Carol) Shackelford, James Shackelford, & Gary (Michele) Shackelford; grandchildren Jessica (Trey) Kerby, Jennifer White, Elizabeth (Devon) Newport, Kaleb White, Billy Hesik, Alexis Shaffer, & Robbee Renee White; step grandchildren Carrie (Craig) Mantonya, Amanda (Steve) Elliott, Tiffany (David) Romans, Tommy (Meagan) Shackelford, & Brian Shackelford; step great grandchildren Alex and Lucas Elliott; sisters Jean (Carl) Ristano, & Lois (Wolfgang Bauer) Damico.

She is preceded in death by her parents Lewis & Madeline (nee Lombardi) Crandall; & 1st spouse-Edgar Lawrence White (1997); 2nd spouse Charles Robert Shackelford.
Barbara was a member of St. Paul United Church of Christ, University of Illinois Home Extension - Champaign, IL, and Waterloo Homemakers HCE Unit.

As an expression of sympathy the family prefers memorial contributions to: 
American Heart Association, American Cancer Society, & Alzheimer's Association

4 PM to 8 PM Thursday, May 3, 2018 at Quernheim Funeral Home
12 Noon until time of service Friday St. Paul United Church of Christ

1:15 PM Friday, May 4, 2018 at St. Paul United Church of Christ in Waterloo, IL
Pastor Michael Southcombe officiating
Interment at Mt. Hope Cemetery in St. Louis, MO

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A The Color of Memories Table Arrangement was sent on May 3, 2018

Aunt Barbara, We are thinking of you and your beautiful, kind heart. We love you and we'll miss you. Michael, Richard, David and Robert, our hearts are with you. Love, the Ristaino children and their families

Expression of Sympathy May 3 2018 12:00 AM

barbara and i met in 6th grade when we were 11 yrs old and friends ever since-apart in distance,never in heart-and that shall continue.

marlene e baker May 2 2018 12:00 AM

A TRADITIONAL FUNERAL BASKET was sent on May 2, 2018

We will miss your love and friendship in our lives. It was an honor to know you. From grand-niece Isabella and the entire Hecla Street gang.

Expression of Sympathy May 2 2018 12:00 AM

Due to health issues we could not express our sympathy in person. We are thinking of you and sending our sincere condolences. May good memories comfort you at this time. Barb was a great lady and we will miss her in the neighborhood. God Bless You with peace.

Marvin and Carolyn Henry May 1 2018 12:00 AM

A GRANDMA'S GARDEN TABLE BASKET was sent on May 1, 2018

Carrie, Our thoughts and Prayers are with you and the rest of the family. Love you much Mom and Dad Mantonya

Expression of Sympathy May 1 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Barbara Shackelford

Rebecca Davidson May 1 2018 12:00 AM

My Heart and Prayers goes out to Michael Shackelford & family. You have a special Angel looking over you from Heaven. God Bless everyone and keep her spirit and smile going. A Very wonderful lady, friend, mom. Keep the memories in your heart .Send Love.

Carol Hornal Boone May 1 2018 12:00 AM

Rest in peace Barbara, you leave a wonderful legacy, your children, family and special friends of 70 years.........God Bless. Miriam

Miriam Bissanti May 1 2018 12:00 AM

Barbara I will miss you dearly. You where my first friend at work when I moved from Michigan. You were always taking and helping me out. I will miss our talks. RIP in peace my dear dear friend.

Debra Hopkins May 1 2018 12:00 AM