Barbara Jean McCaulley, 75, died Oct. 4, 2017 in Elizabeth City, NC.

Barbara Jean McCaulley, 75, died Oct. 4, 2017 in Elizabeth City, NC.

She was born on July 16, 1942 in Iowa City, IA. She was raised by her grandmother Rosa Shannon Hicks from Grinnell, IA.

Barbara lived in Des Moines, IA where she met and later married Donald Robert McCaulley on February 27,1961.

Barbara was a homemaker raising four children while her husband was a truckdriver. They lived in Montezuma, IA, until 1985 when they moved to Carthage, MO.

Barbara loved baking, crochet and cross stitch. But what she loved most was her family and friends. Since 2011 Barb and Bob travelled in their RV seeing numerous family and friends, till they finally settled in Moyock, NC.

Barbara is survived by her husband, Donald “Bob” McCaulley of Moyock, NC; her four children Son Donald “Rick” McCaulley (Laura) of Daytona Beach, FL, Daughter Tina Ford (George) of Moyock, NC, Son Mark McCaulley (Loraine) of Jacksonville, FL, Daughter Shannon Clippard (Joshua) of Jacksonville, FL, 7 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her grandmother Rosa Shannon Hicks.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Alzheimer’s Association (ALZ.org) or St. Jude Children’s Hospital (stjude.com/donate). Burial will be in Tama, Iowa held at a later date.