Barbara Ann Eaton, 85, passed away Monday, May 1. She was born in Big Timber, Mont., on Nov. 28, 1931. In 1952, she married Owen G. Eaton.
They started their married life in California and later moved back to Big Timber and then lived about 12 years in Billings and the remaining years in Columbus.
Barb enjoyed gardening, horses, her dog, Suzie, needle point, jigsaw puzzles, and most of all her family.
She is survived by two sisters, Ree Crum and Lynn Duncan, daughter Peggy Meier (Greg), two sons George Eaton (Marcia) and Dennis Eaton (Emelie), five grandchildren, and seven great-grandchildren.
Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, May 12 at Smith Funeral Chapel in Columbus.