Funeral services for Barbara Jean (McFarland) Mitchell, 83, of Muskogee, OK, will be held at 10:00 a.m. Monday, March 27, 2017 at Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home Chapel in Muskogee with Reverend Justin Voigt officiating. Burial will be in Frozen Rock Cemetery.
Barbara Jean was born August 11, 1933 at Muskogee, OK, the daughter of William and Lonna Frances (Grounds) McFarland and died Wednesday, March 22, 2017 at Muskogee. Barbara Jean was a lifelong resident of the area. She loved reading, going to church, crocheting, watching Nascar racing, and taking care of her family. Prior to retirement, she worked as an office manager. She was a longtime member of Grace Baptist Church.
Survivors include two daughters, Anna Mitchell and Connie Mitchell both of Muskogee; son, Robert Mitchell of Muskogee; seven grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; one sister, Lonna Hammonds; three brothers, Garland, Henry, and Allen McFarland. She was preceded in death by her parents; daughter, Charlene Cole; sister, Carol Ann George; three brothers, Billy, David, and Pat McFarland.
Published on March 24, 2017