Barbara Ann Bakert (Collet) Bafford, 72, Terre Haute, died at 7:15 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2007, at Royal Oaks Health Care and Rehabilitation Center, Terre Haute.
Born May 28, 1935, in Marshall, Mo., she was the daughter of the late James Franklin "Papoo" Bakert and Lennie "Nanny" (Palmer) Bakert.
Her husband of 30 years, Keith Wayne Collet, of Salisbury, Mo., whom she married Feb. 23, 1952, preceded her in death on April 28, 1982, and her husband of six years, Robert Edward Bafford, whom she married Aug. 24,1983, preceded her in death on July 2, 1990.
Survivors include one child, Deborah I. (Collet) Frazier and her husband John, Rockville; two grandchildren, Angela Ann (Rohe) Boggess and her husband Jason, Churubusco, Ind., and Timothy Wayne Rohe and fiancÚ Christy M. Riney, Avon; two step-grandchildren, Lisa A. Frazier, Rockville, and Shellie D. Frazier, Lodi, Calif.; four great-grandchildren, Adam Michael Boggess, Austin Keith Boggess, Andrew James Boggess and Kaylynn May Boggess; two step-great-grandchildren, Zane W. Frazier and Troy C. Cork; two sisters, Betty J. Boyd and her husband Frank, and Wilma Hanes; brother, Earnest "Bingo" Bakert and his wife Lee; several nieces and nephews.
Memorial services will be at 2:30 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 28, 2007, at Rockville Memorial Presbyterian Church, 130 S. Market St., Rockville., with Rev. Boni Quandt officiating.
Burial will be during the Thanksgiving holiday at Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Marshall, Mo.
Care and cremation arrangements are being entrusted to Gooch Funeral Home, Rockville.
Memorial contributions may be made to Rockville Memorial Presbyterian Church, PO Box 53, Rockville, 47872, or ESA-ISC-Camp Riley, 2912, W. 100 S., Rockville, 47872.
Friends may sign an online guest register at www.goochfuneralhome.com.