Barbara Thran Gilbert

May 26, 1954 – January 28, 2021

Obituary For Barbara Thran Gilbert

Mrs. Barbara Thran Gilbert, age 66 of Winston, Georgia passed away Thursday, January 28, 2021. She was born May 26, 1954 in Doylestown, Pennsylvania, the daughter of the late Mr. Harry Thran and the late Mrs. Margaret Helyer Thran. Mrs. Gilbert proudly served our country as a United States Army Veteran. She liked going to the mountains. She loved her family, especially her grandchildren, pets, and antiques. Mrs. Gilbert was of the Methodist faith.
Mrs. Gilbert is survived by her husband of 28 years Mr. Merritt C. Gilbert of Winston, Georgia; daughter, Brandi Landrum of Winston, Georgia; sons and daughters-in-laws, Brandon and Casey Presley of Villa Rica, Georgia, Michael and Carli Gilbert of Ewa Beach, Hawaii, David and Michelle Gilbert of Douglasville, Georgia; sister and brother-in-law, Beverly and Johnny Stewart of Alpine, Alabama; brother and sister-in-law, Harry and Debra Thran Stempien of Ormond Beach, Florida; ten grandchildren, Bailee, Katie, Morgan, Peyton, Avery, Clete, Ella, Tori, Alexa, Savannah; several nieces and nephews also survive.
Memorial services will be conducted Wednesday, February 3, 2021 at 11:00 AM from Grace Presbyterian Church, 5000 Stewart Mill Road, Douglasville, GA 30135. Interment will follow at Georgia National Cemetery at a later date.
In lieu of flowers the family is requesting donations be made to the Susan G. Komen foundation.
Messages of condolence may be sent to the family at Jones-Wynn Funeral Home of Douglasville is in charge of the arrangements. 770-942-2311



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I worked with Barbara at FORSCOM/FT. Gillem G6. She always had a smile on her face. Sending my heartfelt condolences to the family.
– Karen Bryant
I’m so sorry to hear of Barbara. I never saw her without a smile and I will miss all of our talks about Alabama football. It was truly an honor and privilege to take care of her. May you rest in eternal peace.
– April Sweeney
We worked with Barbara at Ben’s. She did a great job. We were happy for her when she retired. She was excited to have time with her family. Everyone loved Barbara. We are saddened with her passing. We send heartfelt condolences to her family. Sue & Jerry Anastasia
– Sue Anastasia
Our heartfelt condolences and prayers go out to the family. May God grant you peace, comfort, and reassurance during what is undoubtedly a very difficult time.
– Lewis Family
Oh, how we love Barbara! Our hearts are broken. Please accept ou prayers and deepest sympathy’s for you loss of this precious Lady, Debbie Reece and Lisa Harris
– Lisa Harris
I worked with Barbara at Forscom G6. I can still see her smile and hear her laugh. Rest now. Sympathies to her family
– Linda Lapp

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