Memorial services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at El Centro's Grace Baptist Church for Barbara Jean Marlin, 62, of El Centro, who died at her home May 3. Pastor Albert Sanchez of Grace Baptist will officiate.
Burial will be in El Centro's Evergreen Cemetery.
Mrs. Marlin was born Feb. 7, 1940, in Kansas City, Mo.
She married Bill Marlin on Nov. 5, 1955 in Yuma.
Mrs. Marlin lived in El Centro for the past 48 years. She had been a homemaker all her life. Her favorite pasttime was tending her garden of vegetables and flowers. Using the flowers from her garden, she would often make flower arrangements and enter them in the Imperial County Fair. She also was an instructor for Tri-Chem Campaign for many years. Her other favorite pasttime was fellowship at the Grace Baptist Church for the past 25 years.
Survivors include her husband, Bill Marlin of El Centro; mother, Edna Parks of Stockton; daughters, Deborah Evertse of Bakersfield and Cindy Worthington of El Centro; son, Billy Marlin of Carlsbad, N.M.; brothers, Ricky Parks of Alabama and Roland Parks Jr. of Stockton; sisters, Wanda Hunt of Manteca, and Sharon Marsh and Jeannie Feireria, both of Stockton; grandchildren, Donald and Ryan Gregory of Bakersfield, Vanessa Quick and Billy Marlin III of Clovis, N.M., James and Robert Skipping of El Centro and Sarah Skipping of Fort Jackson, S.C.; and numerous nieces and nephews.