OBITUARY: Barbara Ann Osburn Ashabraner


Barbara Ann Osburn Ashabraner, 88, of Springfield, passed from this life on Tuesday, May 16, 2023 at Spring Meadows in Clarksville.

Ms. Barbara was born November 17, 1934, in Cedar Hill, to the late Ewing and Aubrey Harlen Osburn.

She was a homemaker and was of the Baptist faith. Ms. Barbara enjoyed flower arranging, crafts, cooking, and babysitting children. She was a beloved mother, grandmother, and friend.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband: Harold Ashabraner, by her daughter: Lillian Reason, by her brother: Ewing Osburn, and by her sisters: Kathryn Fetterolf and Mossie Decker.

Ms. Barbara is survived by her daughter and son-in-law: Deborah and David Woodard of Springfield, by her sister: Melba Rainwater of Adams, by her grandchildren: Stephanie (Andrew) Lynch, Robert Reason, Sarah (Mike) Click, and Micah (Lauren) Woodard, and by her 10 great-grandchildren.

Graveside services will be conducted Tuesday, May 23rd at 2:00 p.m. in the Springfield Memorial Gardens with David Woodard and Jim Woodard officiating. Pallbearers will be Micah Woodard, Robert Reason, Malachi Click, Bryson Click, Nick Stone, Drew Lynch, David Rainwater, and Mike Click. Honorary pallbearers will be Andrew Lynch, Phoenix Woodard, Mike Harbert, and Ronnie Harbert. The family will receive friends at the graveside service on Tuesday.


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