Barbara Fay Meadors Schmeichel was born Barbara Fay Meadors on December 2, 1945 to her parents Ewell “Snooks” and Betty Meadors in her grandparents home at Camp Creek, Texas.

Barbara grew up in Franklin, Texas and attended school at Franklin I.S.D.

After school she moved to Houston, Texas, and lived there for several years before returning to the Camp Creek Area, which she loved. During her time in Houston, she met and married her true love, Charles “Chuck” Schmeichel.

After returning to the Franklin area she was employed by the Robertson County Tax Appraisal District, the Robertson County Juvenile Department, and finally, the Franklin First United Methodist Church.

Barbara was a loving Wife, Mother, Grandmother, and Sister. She enjoyed sewing, quilting, and arts and crafts of all types, collecting antiques, and genealogy.

Barbara was baptized into The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saint (Mormons) in 1964, and remained a devout member for the rest of her life, most recently attending the Hearne, Texas Branch.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Ewell “Snooks” and Betty Meadors; her Grandparents, Dode and Selma Meadors and V.V. and Francis Hutchins; and her grandson, Benjamin Stone.

She is survived by her husband, Chuck Schmeichel; her son, Randy and daughter in law, Tracy Stone; her daughter, Ronda and son in law, Eric Horton; her sister, June Tackett; her brother, Jerry Meadors and his wife, Debbie.

She is also survived by six grandchildren, Randal Stone II, Mathew Stone and his wife, Michelle, Wyndi Grubbe and her husband, Ed, Daulton Horton, Devin Horton, Victoria Horton, and she was also a Great-Grandmother five times over. Plus numerous nieces, nephews and friends who loved her very much.

Barbara had been in remission for cancer for over 45 years before finally losing the battle. She passed peacefully in her sleep on the morning of September 14, 2017

A visitation was held on Friday, September 15, 2017 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at McCauley Funeral Home.

Services were scheduled for Saturday, September 16, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. at the McCauley Funeral Home Chapel in Franklin.

Burial followed in the Camp Creek Cemetery.

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