Maurine Hubbard Barron, 82, of Eupora died Aug. 29, 2011, at Golden Living Center in Eupora.
Visitation will be Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2011, at Oliver Funeral Home in Eupora from 5:30 p.m. until 8 p.m.
Memorial services will be Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2011, at Oliver Funeral Home in Eupora at 11 a.m.
Barron was born in Webster County on Feb. 17, 1929. She was the daughter of the late Ada and George Hubbard, also of Eupora. She was married to the late D.M. Barron for 59 years.
She graduated from Eupora High School in 1947 and was the owner of Maurine’s Beauty Shop for over 30 years and Flower’s by Maurine for 18 years. She was past secretary and president of the North Mississippi Allied Florist Association.
Barron was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Eupora where she was a children’s Sunday school teacher, a member of the Fellowship Sunday school class and a member of the choir. She loved to work in her yard and sit on her patio and watch birds.
Barron is survived by her only son Terry A. Barron (Lynn) of Starkville; two granddaughters, Allyn Barron of Starkville and Lauren (Jake) Barron Ramsey of Florence, Ala.; a great-grandson, Rush Barron Ramsey of Florence, Ala.; a brother, Joe Hubbard of Mount Zion, Ga.; a niece, Lucy Ann Hubbard Willingham (Bill) of Eupora; and a host of nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her brother Dock Hubbard and his wife Lucy; and her brother Doff Hubbard (survived by Mary Dell).
In lieu of flowers, please make memorials to Palmer Home for Children in Columbus or a charity of your choice.