Barbara Joan Madding, 67, of Mineral, VA passed away Thursday, September 9, 2010. She was born Wednesday, February 10, 1943 in Marion, IL to Ray Graves and Nora Funkhouser Graves. Barbara was a member of Louisa United Methodist Church and the Evelyn Hankla Circle. She loved crocheting and wood carving.
Barbara is survived by her husband of over 48 years; John H. Madding, son; John H. Madding, Jr. and wife Lisa of Goochland, VA, daughters; Debra Madding of Fairfax, VA, Tammy Pataluna and husband Paul of Fredericksburg, VA Tricia Madding Marx of Midlothian, VA, brother; Jim Graves and wife Holly of Sequin, TX, sisters; Jane Schroeder of Marion, IL, Wanda Hill of Anna, IL, twelve grandchildren, one great-grandson and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, a sister Eva Jackson and infant sister Thelma Graves.
The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Sunday, September 12, 2010 at Woodward Funeral Home, 200 Fredericksburg Avenue, Louisa, VA 23093. A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Monday, September 13, 2010 with a viewing from 10-11 a.m. at Louisa United Methodist Church, 100 E. Main St., Louisa, VA 23093 with the Rev. Robert L. Haley officiating. Burial will follow at Spring Grove Cemetery in Mineral.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: Louisa United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 217, Louisa, VA 23093 and/or Northern Virginia Training Center, Attn: Volunteer Services, 9901 Braddock Road, Fairfax, VA 22032