Barbara A. Flood

July 20, 1936 ‒ December 15, 2016

Fredericktown, Ohio

Barbara A. Flood, age 80, of Fredericktown, died Thursday December 15, 2016 at the Laurels of Mount Vernon. Barbara was born July 20, 1936 in Mount Vernon to Royal and Leona (Smith) Montgomery and had spent her lifetime in the Fredericktown area. She had been an employee of the Continental Can Company in Mount Vernon for many years. Barbara was a member of the Fredericktown United Methodist Church.

Surviving are her children Lisa (Tony) Schwartz of Fredericktown, Mike (Beth) Trainer of Apex, North Carolina, Kelly M. (Shawn) Bakies of Cypress, Texas and Mary Jean (Roger) Ash of Fredericktown; grandchildren Tashena Snow, Ciera Lomphoy, Carley Ash, Hannah Rose Teter and Savannah Trainer; great grandchildren Reaghan Snow, Xavier Lomphoy, Saylor Lomphoy, Alicia Talbot and Audrina Talbot; her brother Robert (Loretta) Montgomery of Mount Vernon and her sister Janet Montgomery of Fredericktown. Barbara was preceded in death by her longtime companion Jack Horner.

Friends may call Sunday from 1PM to 3PM at the Snyder Funeral Home in Fredericktown where funeral services will follow at 3PM. Burial will follow at Forest Cemetery in Fredericktown.

Those who wish may make memorial contributions to Kindred Hospice, 112 Harcourt Road Suite 3, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050.

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The Snyder Funeral Home in Fredericktown is honored, to have been chosen, to serve the family of Barbara A. Flood.


  • To the Flood Family,
    I am so sorry about you mom, grandmother and great-grandmother. My thoughts and prayers are with your family at this time. May God bless you and give you peace at this time.

  • Love and sympathy to all of the family. Barb was my neighbor and friend for many years. She will be missed.

  • Dear Lisa, Tony and Family, We were saddened to read about Lisa’s Mother’s passing. We are sending our deepest sympathy to all of Barbara’s family and friends. We will keep you all in our thoughts and prayers. Sincerely, Susan and Dick Huggins/Fredericktown

  • So sorry to here of your Mothers passing. You and your family have my deepest sympathy. God Bless your family and I will be sending my pryers🙏🙏🙏🙏 sincerely Karen Mortimer

  • Prayers, love and peace to the family. You have our deepest sympathy. May God hold your hand and give you peace during this time and the days ahead. God Bless You

    John and Diana Benson
    From an old neighborhood friend
    Currently in Lake Panasoffkee FL

  • My deepest love and condolences to all of Barb’s family. Many of my happiest memories is of all of our kids growing up together during the many Christmases and Easters and Thanksgivings. All of us surrounded by all of the love that your family shared. With Barb doing all the cooking and grandpa and grandma there to share in the joy. They had and will always have a great influence on my life and I will always feel love and thankfulness that you included me as part of your family. May God bless you all and just know that I will be praying for you all.
    With love,

  • To the families, so very sorry for the loss of your loved one, many blessings and prayers.

  • Flood family i am so sorry for your loss. Knew Barb for many years and always liked her. Lisa a special hug.

  • Our special sympathies to all of Barb’s family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and I know God will give you the strength you will need in the coming weeks.

  • Our thoughts and Prayers go out to you at this sad time. Mike enjoyed working
    with Barb at the “can” . I always enjoyed the many decoration she put up for all seasons. She was a special lady and will be missed. Sincerely Mike and Marilyn Lamb

  • Our prayers are with all the family at this time. May the Lord give peace and comfort in the days ahead. Hugs to all.

    Rich and Janet Hiles

  • Bob & Loretta Montgomery n famly ,you all are in our thoughts and prayers May God be a comfort to Barbara’s whole family just lean on Him and let Him take care of you (((HUGS)))

  • So, so sorry for your loss, Kelly!! Thoughts, prayers and a zillion hugs being sent your way!! Love you!

    Jon & Janice

  • My thoughts and prayers are with you during this sad time in which you are saying farewell to Barbara. I wish you peace as time passes. Treasure your many memories.

  • My condolences to Lisa, and the family of Barbara Flood. So sorry for your loss, May she rest in peace.

  • Lisa and Mary,

    We are so sorry for the loss of your mom. Barb was a great and caring person. We will cherish our memories of her we had while all working at the factory together.
    We shared many laughs and stories! We know that she will be deeply missed by all that knew her. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your families at this difficult time.
    Kathy Haire and Viola Scott