Barbara Meador Hanna
Barbara Lynn Meador Hanna, age 66, of Newport News, passed away on Tuesday, February 15, 2022 after a brave and courageously long battle with Pancreatic Cancer. She was a 1973 graduate of Menchville High School and a member of the Warwick Moose Lodge 1711 and the Women of the Moose Chapter 1386 where she tirelessly volunteered many hours. She most enjoyed playing cards with friends, spending time in the Outer Banks (especially Bonzer Shack!) and had a strong passion for playing pool, where she won many trips to play in national tournaments in Las Vegas. She was a beloved mother, grandmother, great grandmother, aunt, community volunteer and dear friend to so many!
She was preceded in death by her parents James and Thelma Meador and her brother James Meador. She is survived by her husband Brad Bartlett, her two daughters Stacy Forsyth and Alexis Hein, two brothers Charles Meador and John Meador, granddaughter Hannah Brinkley, grandson Ryan Von Dollen and great granddaughter Callie Mae Reeves (born February 15, 2022).
Her legacy will live on in the hearts and minds of everyone she interacted with. Share your story of remembrance at her Celebration of Life on Saturday, March 12, 2022 at the Warwick Moose Lodge in Newport News, Virginia. Ceremony begins at 3:00 PM.
If desired, friends may make a memorial contribution to Blue Ridge Boxer Rescue in honor of her beloved Boxley (https://blueridgeboxerrescue.
Arrangements are under the care of Peninsula Funeral Home, 11144 Warwick Blvd., Newport News, VA 23601.