Barbara Jean (Peters) SchildJuly 9, 1933 ~ January 19, 2018 (age 84)
Barbara Jean Peters Schild, 84, of Rossville, went to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ Friday, January 19, 2018 at her residence. She was a retired accountant and a member of Temple Baptist Church. She was a graduate of Lakeview High School, class of 1951. She served faithfully as a Pastor’s wife, Sunday School teacher, pianist, organist and mentor to many for 61 years by her husband’s side.
She was preceded in death by her parents: Ernest and Ella Burns Peters; her husband of 58 years: Rev. Thomas Schild; daughter: Faye Lewis; sisters: Gladys Mayes, Lois Brock, and Ruth McGowen and one stillborn sister: Ella Mae Peters; brothers: Raymond, Harold, Clyde, Alvin, and Kenneth Peters.
She is survived by her son: Steve (Tammy) Schild, Sr., Rossville, and a brother: Stuman (Barbara) Peters, Ringgold, and 4 grandchildren: Kevin (Amanda) Myers, Greg (Melanie) Myers, Bethany Schild and Steven (Morgan) Schild, Jr., and 7 great-grandchildren: Elaina, Mark, Sarah Kate, Madelyn, Jaedon, Sophie and Sadie, and several nieces and nephews.
The body will lie in state Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at Temple Baptist Church from 11AM – Noon followed by Funeral Services at 12:00 Noon with Rev. Jim Rushing, Rev. A. C. Durham, and Rev. Luther Eslinger officiating. Interment will be in Chattanooga National Cemetery.
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The family will receive friends from 2-8 PM Sunday and 4-8 Monday at Heritage Funeral Home, Battlefield Parkway.