Barbara Green | Death notice | news-gazette.com
SAVOIE – Barbara Ann (Boswell) Green, 72, walked out of this life peacefully on Tuesday, April 20, 2021, at Champaign Urbana Regional Rehab, Savoie.
Barbara was born on June 5, 1948 in Champaign to biological mother Anna Louise Davis. Shortly after her birth, she was adopted by her loving parents, Cody and Lorraine Boswell. She married the love of her life, Raymond Earl Green, on July 18, 19 ??.
Barbara attended Champaign Public Schools and the University of Illinois. She was then employed by UI as a purchasing supervisor for over 30 years until her retirement.
Barbara received God into her life at an early age while attending church in Macedonia. She enjoyed playing cards, going to the casino, watching games, cooking, and spending time with family and friends.
Barbara lets her memory cherish her only child, Tracey Boswell; one grandson, Michael Gibbs; his stepmother, Dorothy Green; seven sisters, Rita Perkins Hurt, Pamela Cooper (Enoch), Margo Davis Nickerson, Nora Davis Stewart, Brenda McFarland, Judy Cousain (Leon) and Judy Boswell Ford (Bill); two sisters-in-law, Dorothy (Dot) Green and Linda Green; two brothers-in-law, Larry (Latreece) Green and Darric Green; and a host of nieces and nephews.
She was put to death by her parents; her husband, Raymond Earl Green; her stepson, Mark Green; and two sisters-in-law, Barbara and Sandra Green.
An in-home celebration will begin at noon on Tuesday, April 27, 2021 at Leek & Sons Funeral Home, 1215 W. Bradley Ave, U. Pastor Keith Thomas will officiate. A visit will take place from 11 am until the start of the service.
Condolences can be offered to leekandsonsfuneralhome.com.