Mrs. Barbara Holley Dunsford

Published 10:17 pm Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Mrs. Barbara Holley Dunsford, 71, passed away on  Wed., Sept. 20, 2017, in Pensacola, Fla.

Funeral services were held Sat., Sept. 23, 2017, at the Faith Bible Baptist Church with Rev. Gene Stokes, Rev. Ricky Dunsford and Rev. Robert Barrow officiating.

Burial followed at the Pineview Cemetery with Petty-Eastside Chapel Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

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Pallbearers were Brian Johnston, Vincent Holley, Kent Calloway, Blake Calloway, Roger Burkett and Marcus Godwin.

She was a native of Defuniak Springs, Fla. and had resided in Bluff Springs, Fla. for the past 52 years. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, a friend to everyone and loved the Lord with all her heart. She was retired from the Bratt Elementary School with over 30 years of service and was a member of the Faith Bible Baptist Church, where she was a Sunday school teacher. She was preceded in death by her parents, Howard and Ethel Holley and a sister, Brenda Strength.

She is survived by her husband of 53 years, Clifton Dunsford of Bluff Springs; one son, Chris (Sherry) Dunsford of Bluff Springs; one daughter, Becky (Jamie) Cobb of Bluff Springs; two brothers, Ricky (Sherry) Holley of Luverne, Ala. and Gary (Becky) Holley of Jay, Fla.; four sisters, Kathy Johnston of Century, Fla., Faye (Donald) Godwin of McDavid, Fla., Tami (Freddie) Calloway of Byrneville, Fla., and Carolyn Hendrieth of Pensacola, Fla.; four grandchildren, Marc Dunsford, Mitch Dunsford, Kolbi Cobb and Kendal Payne and five great- grandchildren, Cole Dunsford, Brayden Smith, Waylon Dunsford, Gabe Dunsford and Wesley Dunsford.