Barrow, Anna May

Wednesday, February 6, 2013

Anna May Barrow, 81, of Chattanooga, and formerly of Bloomfield, NJ and Colorado Springs, CO, died on Monday, February 4, 2013 in a Chattanooga health care facility. 

She was of the Catholic faith. She enjoyed gardening and working outdoors. 

Mrs. Barrow was preceded in death by her husband of 25 years, Raymond Barrow; parents, Peter DeGroen and Myrtle Eller DeGroen; and sister, Shirley Pallatta. 

She is survived by her children, Chris Barrow of Chattanooga and Georgellen Barrow of Newton, NJ; one grandson, Raymond Alicata of Newton, NJ; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

A private family service will be held at a later date. 
Ralph Buckner Funeral Home and Crematory is in charge of the arrangements. 
Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association. 

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