Valdosta Daily Times

March 31, 2014

Barbara Ann Flesher


The Valdosta Daily Times

-- — Barbara Ann Flesher, 79, of Nashville, died Saturday March 29, 2014 at her residence.

She was born Feb. 8, 1935 in Barnwell, S.C., to the late Henry F. Ray and the late Ruby Louise Green. She was a homemaker and had been employed with the Berrien County Board of Education as a secretary for Berrien Elementary School.

She was a member of the Ray City First Baptist Church and the widow of Bill Flesher who died on March 22, 2013. She was preceded in death by a brother: Charles W. Ray; sister, Imajean Beck.

She is survived by two daughters: Karen (Dale) Malinosky of Pensacola, Fla. and Cathy (Anthony) Boyette of King, N.C.; son, Phillip Flesher of Nashville; sister, Carol (Jimmy) Johnikin of Nashville;  two brothers: Furman (Billy Jean) Ray of Valdosta and Donald F. Ray of Nashville; seven grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held today, April 1, 2014 at 2 p.m.  in the Ray City First Baptist Church with the Rev. Robbie Peay officiating. Interment will follow in the Beaver Dam Cemetery. — Lovein Funeral Home, Nashville.