In Loving Memory of Barbara Forbes: 1939-2023


Barbara Ann Forbes, born Dec. 4, 1939, passed away peacefully in her sleep on May 20, 2023. She was preceded in death by her parents, George and Noriene Aasal; her brother George Aasal; and her son, Darron Ramey. She is survived by her spouse Steven Victor Forbes; son and spouse, Shannon and Melinda Ramey; her daughter and spouse, Kristin and Doug Wilbanks; and her son, Todd Ramey. Grandchildren include Vince and Paul Ramey, Kathlyn Miller, Scott Ramey, Lacey Pardue, Lauren Johnson and Errin Pardue. Great-grandchildren include Evelyn, Kristina, Forrest and William. Also surviving her is her faithful companion and fur baby, Cricket.

Barbara was known for her cheerful smile. She loved planning excursions for her grandchildren. Her many careers included kindergarten teacher, waitress and quality control at Siemens.

She will be laid to rest at Sunset Memorial Garden/Resthaven Cemetery in a private graveside service.