Isabel V. Barnhart, 90

JUNE 19, 1921-JULY 4, 2011

July 05, 2011

Mrs. Isabel Virginia (Hines) Barnhart, 90, of 4344 Coseytown Road, Greencastle, Pa., died at 7:44 p.m. Monday, July 4, 2011, at Carlisle Regional Medical Center, Carlisle, Pa. She had been a resident of Falling Spring Nursing Home since March. She was in failing health since March and critically ill for the last week.

Born June 19, 1921, in Hagerstown, Md., she was the daughter of the late Noah and Emma (Plunkert) Hines. She spent her early life in Hagerstown.

Mrs. Barnhart attended Hagerstown High School.

She and her husband, Clifford E. Barnhart, were married June 1, 1940, in Hagerstown. Mr. Barnhart died April 14, 2004.

Mrs. Barnhart was a homemaker.

She attended Maple Grove First Church of God, Mercersburg, Pa., was a former member of Coseytown Homemakers and volunteered for the Rescue Mission, Hagerstown and Piney Mountain Auxiliary, Fayetteville, Pa.

Mrs. Barnhart is survived by two sons, Richard Barnhart and his wife, Karen, Fallston, Md., and Duane Barnhart and his wife, Kathy, Greencastle; a daughter, Dolly Miller and her husband, Steve, Chambersburg, Pa.; three grandchildren, Cheryl Levit, Savannah, Ga., DeAnne Miller, Chambersburg, and Denise Sites, Chambersburg; three great-grandchildren, Samuel Levit and Edith Levit of Savannah, and Hudson Sites, Chambersburg; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a grandson, Richard Barnhart Jr.; five sisters, Louise Bailey, Frances Moser, Faybel Gerberich, Pearl Long and Delores Hickey; and three brothers, James Hines, Noah Hines Jr. and Eugene Hines.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, July 8, 2011, at Miller-Bowersox Funeral Home, 521 S. Washington St., Greencastle, with the Rev. Norman Hege officiating. Burial will follow in Cedar Hill Cemetery, Greencastle.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

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