BATH, S.C. - Mrs. Laura "Mama Jane" Stringfield Barkley of 17 Loop Drive, entered into rest peacefully at home on Sunday. She was preceded in death by her husband, Ernest B. Barkley, a brother, James Edward Stringfield and by two sisters, Frances Stringfield Willard and Wilhemena Stringfield Holland. She is survived by her son, William "Billy Joe" Barkley and a sister, Hazel "Jo" Stringfield, four grandchildren, seven great grandchildren and one great-great granddaughter. Funeral services will be on Thursday at 3 p.m. in the Bath United Methodist Church. Interment will follow in Pine Grove Cemetery. Hatcher Funeral Home, U.S. Hwy. No. 1, Langley, SC.
The Augusta Chronicle May 12, 2005