Barbara (Moon) Callaway

Born: Wed., Oct. 18, 1933
Died: Sun., May 29, 2016

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Barbara Moon Callaway

Barbara Moon Callaway of Greensboro, GA, died on Sunday, May 29, 2016 at Gentiva Hospice in Athens, GA surrounded by her family. She was 82. Barbara was born in Lexington, GA on October 18, 1933, one of seven children of the late Virgil Monroe Moon and Louise Hubbard Moon.  She married William Reid Callaway, Sr. and has lived in Greensboro for the last twenty-seven years.  In addition to being a homemaker, Barbara was the bookkeeper for Callaway Sales retiring after thirty years.  Barbara was a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Greensboro.  She was a wonderful mother and grandmother and enjoyed being with her family.

Her husband, William Reid Callaway, Sr.; daughter, Donna Reid; and great grandchildren, Christopher and Jeremy Rosecrans preceded her in death.  She is survived by three daughters, Anne Martin, Lynn Callaway and Susan Shelnutt all of Greensboro, GA; brother, James P. Moon of Panama City FL; six grandchildren; fifteen great grandchildren and two great, great grandchildren; other relatives and many friends.  

Burial was in the Greensboro City Cemetery.  McCommons Funeral Home, 109 W. Broad St., Greensboro, GA, (706) 453-2626, is in charge of arrangements.  Visit us at to sign the online guest register.

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Terry & Elaine Cantrell
   Posted Wed June 08, 2016
Ann, Lynn and Susan,
I am so sorry for your loss. Barbara was such a sweet lady and friendly to everyone she met. May God wrap His loving arms around each of you during this difficult time.
Elaine & Terry

Dale Temple
   Posted Wed June 08, 2016
So sorry, just learned of your loss today. She was a beautiful lady, always a smile on her face. May God be with you during this time of sorrow.

Christine Moon Rosendahl
   Posted Sun June 19, 2016
So sorry to hear about Barbara. Sending my sincere sympathies to the family! My thought and prayers are with you!