BARBARA MURIEL (FOOTE) LORD, age 84 of Jemison, passed away on March 30, 2022 at her residence. She was born in Long Beach, California on August 24, 1937; the daughter of the late Ralph Wallace Foote and the late Doris Lucille Millette Foote.
Barbara was a former pet groomer and was know around her community for the excellent work that she did grooming people’s animals. She enjoyed spending time in her yards growing flowers and gardening. She also enjoyed cooking and baking different recipes she found from her vast collection of cookbooks. She, along with her husband, Eldridge, were long time members of the Union Grove Baptist Church. It was there that she enjoyed serving in the church nursery as long as her health permitted. Her greatest love and joys in life were that of her family and spending time with them.
She is survived by: Husband, Eldridge Lord of Jemison; Daughter, Barbara Denise (Diane Naegele) Lord of Lakewood, CA; Daughter, Gail Lord (Randy) Mims of Jemison; Grandchildren: Scott (Alex) Lathrop, Melissa (Mark) Theriaque, Stephanie (Tim) Cork, Sabrina (Nathan) Hayes, and Andy (MaKenzie) Mims; Great Grandchildren: Jonaca Rose, Christopher, Amber, Tyler, Danielle, Joshua, Alexander, Kelsey, Ava Kate, Chase, Grayson, Westin, Mack, and Jett; Brother, Danny (Nancy) McAfee of Long Beach, CA; and Brother, Brian (Mary) McAfee of Ft. Collins, CO.
Funeral services will be held on Monday, April 4, 2022 at 2:00pm from the Chapel of Ellison Memorial Funeral Home with Rev. Ken Wren officiating.
Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service.
Burial will follow in the Union Grove Community Cemetery in Jemison, AL.
Final care and arrangements entrusted to the Ellison Memorial Funeral Home of Clanton, AL.
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