Posted: Thu 1:20 PM, Mar 28, 2013
Barbara Huffman Allen Kohari, 70, crossed over on Monday, Feb. 18, 2013. After a brief illness, Barbara died at home in Vass, N.C., where she lived for 17 years.
Barbara was born in Bowling Green on April 4, 1942. She attended the University of Alaska and worked in various fields throughout her adult life to include type setting, interior design, photography, journalism and suicide crisis prevention. She had a lifelong deep interest in and care for animals and was a self-taught naturalist.
Barbara is survived by her son, John Allen, who lives with his family in Anchorage, Alaska, and her daughter, Marcia Allen, who lives in El Paso, Texas; four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Cremation was chosen, and there was no visitation. Interment was under the direction of Fairview Cemetery in Bowling Green. She was laid to rest with her father, John Huffman, and her mother, Bonnie Huffman. God rest her sweet soul.