Barbara Fortner, 78 of Chipley, passed from this life on January 13, 2016 at Bay Medical Center in Panama City, Florida.
Barbara was born on October 18, 1937 in Yale, Michigan to Kenneth Harris and Chervene Pickett. She had lived in the panhandle since 1985, coming from Ortonville, Michigan. She was employed by General Motors. During her free time she enjoyed raising and showing horses.
She was preceded in death by her parents: Kenneth and Chervene Harris; husband: William Fortner.
She is survived by her daughter: Leah Cobb and husband Ronnie of Goodrich, Michigan; four grandchildren: Dean, Krystal, Eric, Kasha; three great grandchildren.
Memorilization will be by cremation with Obert Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. A memorial service will be held at St. Jospeh the Worker Catholic Church in Chipley, Florida at a later date.You can find the complete original obituary on this website.