Barbara Jean Oliver

Published 10:56 pm Thursday, January 19, 2012

Barbara Jean Oliver, age 53, a waitress, of Jemison, died Monday, Aug. 1, 2011, at Cooper Green Hospital in Birmingham.

She was born March 17, 1958, in Myrtlewood. She was a member of Cedar Grove Methodist-Protestant Church.

She is survived by: son, James Henry (Elizabeth) Flowers Jr. of Jemison; daughter, Catherine Marie Flowers (Kenneth) Johnson of Sylacauga; daughter, Crystal Michelle (Chris) Jones of Morris; daughter, Brittany Nicole (Shawn) Wilkinson of Vandiver; sister, O’Lean Flowers of Demopolis; sister, Frances (Steve) Zimmerman of Linden; sister, Rebecca (Joe) Belcher of Holman’s Hollow; and nine grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by parents, Ceilie Mae and Henry O’Neal Oliver.

Graveside funeral services were held at Thomaston Cemetery on Thursday, Aug. 4 at 5 p.m. with James Flowers officiating.

Active pallbearers were Eugene Flowers, Wayne Flowers, C.J. Byrum, Brandon Johnson, Shawn Wright and Chris Jones.

Honorary pallbearers were Joe Belcher and Kenny Johnson.

Condolences may be offered at

Arrangements by O’Bryant Chapel Funeral Home in Linden.