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Obituary for Barbara Ann Becker (Grimes)

Barbara Ann Becker, 70 of Franklin, passed away on Tuesday, July 5, 2022.

Barbara was born in Geneva AL to the late J.E. Grimes and Mary Harrison Youngblood. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Richard Charles Becker; sister Linda Morgan; and niece, Carrie Dudley. Barbara was a member of Coweeta Baptist Church. She enjoyed painting, puzzles, watching hummingbirds, playing bingo and poker, and spending time with her family.

She is survived by her siblings, Johnny Grimes (Debby) of Clermont FL, James Edward Grimes and Timothy Grimes; adopted son, James Grimes Jr. (Cari) of Minneola FL; nephews, Matthew Grimes, and Damon Culver; Nieces, Christy Morgan (Gary), Jennifer Grimes, Megan Grimes, Ashley Grimes, Chasity Grimes; many great nieces and nephews; and boyfriend, Jeff Parnell of Otto, NC.

A visitation will be held from 10am – 11am on Saturday, July 9, 2022, at Macon Funeral Home. A service will follow at 11am.
Rev. Keith Ashe and Rev. Jeff Shaver will officiate.

Burial to follow at Rush Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be James Grimes, Matt Grimes, Justin Highnote, Cameron Highnote, Timothy Highnote, and Damon Culver.
In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to American Cancer Society.

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Macon Funeral Home will be handling the arrangements.