Barbara Joann Saunders, age 59, transitioned this life on April 8, 2018, surrounded by her loving family. She was born on June 8, 1958, in Coatesville, Pennsylvania.
Barbara attended elementary and high school in Avon Grove, Pennsylvania. She had been employed as a nurse at Embreeville State Hospital in Embreeville, PA, the VA Hospital in Coatesville, PA, and The Ministry of Caring in Wilmington, Delaware
Barbara is the beloved mother of Tina Carter (Nkrumah), Kristi Daniels (Mavin), and Kenneth Brisbon (Lakeshia); granddaughter of the late George Weldon and Susie Weldon who raised her along with her mother, the late Louise Banner; loving grandmother of Ian Yancey, Kadijah Saunders, Jordan Carter, Mecca Brisbon, and the late Sabu Evans; sister of Rodney Yancey, Fidel Montanez, Regina Nelson and the late Delores Williams and Alvin Yancey.
There will be a viewing and visitation from 2-3:00 pm on Sunday, April 15th at Congo Funeral Home, 201 N. Gray Avenue, Wilmington, Delaware.
Interment will be private.