In Loving

Barbara Alice (Sheets) Marsland

June 20, 1941-April 4, 2023

Barbara Alice (Sheets) Marsland, 81, of Mechanicsville, VA, departed this life April 4, 2023.  Born in Abingdon, VA she was preceded in death by her parents, Carl B. and Willie Lee Sheets, Sister, Myrna Broaddus, and brother, Carl F Sheets.  She is survived by her husband of 42 years, Robert (Bob) Marsland, daughter Dana (Byrd) Joseph (Michael), grandchildren, Zachary, Logan, and Caitlin, great-grandson, Greyson, and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.  Barbara graduated from Virginia High School, Bristol, VA in 1960. Barbara’s career in insurance at The Hartford, HRH, and Willis, spanned several decades.  She was a devoted mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and wife.  A memorial service will be held later.  In lieu of flowers, donations in her honor can be made to The Alzheimer’s Association.