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Barbara Womack

Barbara Womack

Barbara Ellen, nee Swietzer, Womack, 79, of Lenzburg, IL; born May 2, 1935 in Cobden, IL, passed away on Wednesday, February 4, 2015 at the New Athens Home for the Aged in New Athens, IL.

Mrs. Womack was homemaker and a nurse. She was a member of the Lenzburg Lions Club Ladies Auxiliary. She was a Senior Companion. Barbara loved to bake cakes, paint and play bingo.

She was preceded in death by her parents- Marion and Minnie, nee Hicks, Swietzer. Her husband James Womack. Also preceded by one brother.

She is survived by her children – Pam Womack of Lenzburg, IL; Jim Womack of Venedy, IL; Kenny Womack of Lenzburg, IL; Steve Womack of Marissa, IL. Eight grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; and 4 sisters.

Memorials may be made to Hospice of Southern Illinois.

Visitation: Friends may call at Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in New Athens, IL on Sunday, February 8, 2015 from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and on Monday, February 9, 2015 from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

Funeral: Services will be held at Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in New Athens, IL on Monday, February 9, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. with the Rev. Dr. Robert Koch officiating.

Interment: Burial will be held at St. Peter United Church of Christ Cemetery in Lenzburg, IL.

Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in New Athens, IL is in charge of arrangements.

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  1. Administrator says:

    Keeping you all in my thoughts and prayers. She will be missed.

    Posted by: Dawn Wilfon – IL – ex daughter in law Feb 06, 2015

  2. Administrator says:

    I will truly miss you great grandma I know I didn’t really get to know u before u fell ill but I want you to know I love u and you’ll always be in my heart. Love your great granddaughter August

    Posted by: August Burkett – lebanon, IL – granddaughter Feb 06, 2015

  3. Administrator says:

    Many good memories come rushing back seeing Bobbie’s face. So sorry to hear this, and wishing the family our condolences. May the memories you share bring the warmth only a mother can. Our prayers.

    Mike and Dawn

    Posted by: Michael and Dawn Buettner – Batesville, IN – Friend Feb 09, 2015

  4. Administrator says:

    Our condolences to your family on the loss of your mother.
    Sincerely, Lynne and Lori Schneider and family

    Posted by: Loei and Lynne Schneider – Waterloo, IL – neighbors Feb 13, 2015

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