Virginia Barstow Garey

6/25/2014

JOHNSON — Virginia Elizabeth Julian Barstow Garey, 92, died Sunday, June 22, 2014, at Twilight Nursing Home in Corsicana, Texas.

JOHNSON — Virginia Elizabeth Julian Barstow Garey, 92, died Sunday, June 22, 2014, at Twilight Nursing Home in Corsicana, Texas.

She was born Oct. 18, 1921, in Stanton County, to George W. and Laura Lettie McClure Julian.

She married Wayne Barstow on Nov. 5, 1942, in Dodge City. In November 1975, she married Charles Garey. Both husbands preceded her in death as did a brother, Milton Julian; a half brother, Stanley Julian; and four half sisters, Margaret Julian, Wavie Bean, Janie Bush and Wilma Brinzo.

Mrs. Garey had worked as the administrative secretary for Johnson High School, retiring in November 1975. In 2010, she moved to Corsicana.

Survivors include two sons, Neil Barstow of Corsicana, and Greg Barstow of Kansas City, Mo.; four grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

Funeral will begin at 10 a.m. Saturday at the United Methodist Church in Johnson. Burial will follow at Stanton County Cemetery in Johnson.

Visitation hours are 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday at Garnand Funeral Home, Johnson. Memorials are suggested to Johnson United Methodist Church or the donor's choice, both in care of the funeral home, Box 715, Johnson, KS 67855.

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