Barbara Sue Gaskin Irvin, age 79, much loved mother, grandmother, great grandmother and friend, peacefully went to be with our Lord on January 19, 2022.
She was preceded in death by her loving husband, J.D. Irvin, mother Lydia Bishop Gaskin, father, Otho Gaskin and her older brother DeVaughn Gaskin. She is survived by her daughters, Vicki Griffin (Greg), Donna Irvin her son, Greg Irvin (Jackie), grandchildren, Blake Irvin (Amanda), Courtney Bates (Jonathan), Reid Griffin (Suzanne) and Jennifer Clevenger. She was Memommie to Twelve great-grandchildren; Kailyn, Loralei and Nate Clevenger, Emmalyn and David Griffin, Cooper, Bentley, Raiden and River Irvin, Kody Parker, Payton and Parker Bates. She is also survived by many cherished friends.
Barbara was a faithful Christian and raised her children to love the Lord. She was a long-time member of Sun Valley Church of Christ and in recent years was a member of Edwards Lake Church of Christ.
Barbara was married to her much-loved husband J.D. Irvin in 1960. They were married for thirty-seven years until his death in 1997. She lived her life as a wife, mother, homemaker and Christian, her principal goals in life. She will be missed.
A Chapel Service will be Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 2:00 pm at Jefferson Memorial Funeral Home, Trussville, Alabama. The family will receive friends Tuesday beginning at 12:00 noon until 2:00 pm. Officiating will be Lloyd Barker and Adam Shanks.