Barbara Brooks Gantt, 66, passed away January 16, 2022. A native of Middlesex, Mass., she was born to the late Thomas and Rose McCoine Brooks. She was also preceded in death by her husband Louis Gantt. She is survived by her daughter Heather Clucas and husband Matt of Kings Mountain, brothers Tom Brooks and wife Teresa of Kings Mountain, Randy Brooks and Jimmy Brooks and wife Susan, both of Shelby, grandchildren Zack Hayes and wife Ambriel, great grandchild Sophia Hayes, granddaughter Chloe Hayes, step grandchildren Aubreanna, Luke, and Katilyn Clucas, all of Kings Mountain, her life long friend Lauri Spearman and all of her teammates with the Silver Belles softball team.
Barbara was a member of the Beth Shiloh Messianic Synagogue. She loved playing softball and took her Crest High School team to the North Carolina state championship. She also loved her horses.
A Celebration of Life will be held at 6:00 PM Tuesday January 25, 2022 in the Chapel of Cecil M. Burton Funeral Home & Crematory with Rev. Greg Neeley officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.
Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital 501 St. Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105
Cecil M. Burton Funeral Home & Crematory is serving the family.
Online condolences may be made at www.cecilmburtonfuneralhome.com