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Barbara Knowles

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Barbara Knowles, 74, passed away Friday, Sept. 4, 2020. She was preceded in death by her father, Abner; and her mother, Martha.

Raised in Bolivia, she was a graduate of UNCW, a high school teacher in New Hanover, Columbus and Brunswick counties, and a member of First Baptist Church in Wilmington.

A virtual memorial service will be hosted by First Baptist Church.

She is survived by two brothers, Larry and his wife, Mary Kate, and Stanley and his wife, Anne; one daughter, D’An, her son-in-law, Patrick, and their two children, Barbara’s beloved grandchildren.

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