Barbara Jean Hood, 88, of English Meadows, Louisa, Va. passed away peacefully on Tuesday, July 7, 2020.
Barbara was born on May 30, 1932 in Saranac Lake, New York, daughter of the late George Theodore and Nora Mae (Huffman) Shumate. She was a long-time bus driver for the Langley School in McLean, Virginia.
Barbara was preceded in death by two daughters Brenda Hood and Linda Kilmer; and one son Alan Hood; three brothers Donald, Lloyd, and Gordon Shumate; three sisters, Lucille Scott, Dorothy Hall, and Gloria Butts.
Barbara is survived by two sons Ricky J. Kilmer (Teresa) of Culpeper, Virginia and Robin Glen Hood (Kadi) of Bothell, Washington; Daughter in law Sarah Dawson Hood. One sister, Jo-Ann Ferryman of Birmingham, Michigan; ten grandchildren; Jennifer McCullen, Eric Kilmer (Cynthia), Michael Brostek, Robin Lowry Hood, David Brostek, Lily Brostek, Lillian Hood, Virginia Hood, Rosemary Hood and Olivia Hood; eight great-grandchildren.
We also want to Recognize the extended family at English Meadows for all their love and care over the last two plus years.
The family suggest that memorial contributions be made to Alzheimer’s Association.
A graveside service will be held at Fairfax Memorial Cemetery Monday, July 13,2020 at 11 AM.