Barbara Dale Parnell Tier
April 01, 1943 ‒ January 02, 2018
Mount Vernon, Ohio
Barbara Dale (Parnell) Tier, age 74, of Mount Vernon, died Tuesday January 2, 2018, at the Ohio Eastern Star Home in Mount Vernon. Barbara was born April 1, 1943 in Mount Vernon to Charles Parnell Jr. and Leatrice P. (Houbler) Parnell Kerin. She was a 1961 graduate of Mount Vernon High School and attended Andrews University in Berrien Springs, Michigan.
She had been employed for several years as an administrative assistant at Country Court Nursing Center in Mount Vernon and had retired as Director of Human Resources at the Ohio Eastern Star Home.
Barbara was a member of Saint Paul’s Episcopal Church in Mount Vernon, the Lucy Knox Chapter of the Daughters of American Revolution, the Alpha Beta Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi Sorority, the Board of Directors for Hospice of Knox County, and was a former member of the Town and Country Garden Club.
Surviving are her husband Dale G. Tier whom she married September 18, 1965; her daughter Brooke (Timothy) Harman of Rosslyn Farms, Pennsylvania; 2 grandchildren Layne Elizabeth Harman and Graham Parnell Harman and her brother Stephen (JoAnn) Parnell of Lima. She was preceded in death by her parents.
Friends may call Thursday January 4, 2018 from 4pm to 7pm at the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home, 619 East High Street, Mount Vernon, Ohio. A funeral service celebrating the life of Barbara Dale Tier will be Friday January 5, 2018 at 11AM at Saint Paul’s Episcopal Church, 101 East High Street, Mount Vernon, Ohio with Rev. David Kendall-Sperry officiating. Burial will be in Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Hospice of Knox County, 17700 Coshocton Road, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050.
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