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Barbara Cantrell

of Jacksonville, AR, 1931 - 2014

Barbara Lou Cantrell, 82, of Jacksonville passed away June 28, 2014. She was born November 3, 1931 in Camp, Arkansas to the late Robert A. and Vivian Baker Weaver. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Jim David Cantrell and two sisters, Phyllis Weaver Smith and Hazel Jean Weaver Harris, and two brothers, Billy Dean Weaver and Robert Weaver Jr.
After graduating from Salem High School, Barbara attended business school in Springfield, Missouri. She was an office manager for a major construction company for many years. Barbara was a lifelong member of the Church of Christ. She was a wonderful cook and enjoyed sharing this talent with all her loved ones and friends.
She is survived by daughter and son-in-law, Tanya and Kenneth Cook of Carrollton, Texas, granddaughter, Elizabeth Cook of New York City, brother, John Weaver of Little Rock, several nieces and special friend, Ruth Harrell.
Private graveside services for family and closest friends will be 12 noon, July 5, 2014, at the Salem Cemetery in Salem, Arkansas. In lieu of flowers memorial gifts may be sent to The American Cancer Society or Just Say YES-Youth Equipped to Succeed, P.O. Box 670863, Dallas, Texas 75367.
Funeral Arrangements are being handled by Moore's Jacksonville Funeral Home (501) 982-2136. Please sign the online guestbook at

Published July 1, 2014

Cabot Funeral Home
700 North Second, Cabot, AR
Phone: 501-843-5816