She was born Dec. 28, 1948, in Paso Robles, Calif., where she loved going to the near by coast, enjoying sitting on the beach watching the surf and birds. She also enjoyed crafts and painting.
While living in Mountain Home, she worked at the Best Western.
Barbara was preceded in death by a son, Randy Davis, a sister, Mary Henderson and a brother, James Martin. She is survived by her partner, James Miller of Mountain Home, and many friends.
She is also survived by her parents, Calvin and Joyce Martin, and Gearldine Rogers all of Arkansas; three daughters, Shelia Gates and Vicki Davis of California and Christine Ball of Mountain Home; sisters Carolyn Harkness of Mountain Home, Bonnie Nelson and Diane Bailey of Oklahoma and Jackie Jones of Arkansas; and brothers, Rick Martin of Arkansas and Billy Rogers of Texas; seven grandkids and three great grandkids and many nieces and nephews.
She was loved, and will be missed.