Barbara Ann Tatum, 68, of the 7400 block of Wellington St., Norfolk, VA, passed away September 22, 2011, in Lake Taylor Hospital.
A native of Norfolk, VA, she was the daughter of the late Gilbert W. and Ethel W. Tatum. She was very active in animal rescue in the Tidewater area. She was also an avid gardener. She had attended Blessed Hope Chapel in Chesapeake, VA.
She is survived by her life partner, Paul Autry and her niece, Claudia Tschabold of Leonardtown, MD; and
various nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her sister, Sarah Tatum Davis of Annandale, VA and brothers, Carroll R. and Ivy E. Tatum of Norfolk, VA.
A memorial service will be held on Monday at Hollomon-Brown Funeral Home, Tidewater Drive Chapel at 1 p.m. Condolences may be expressed to the family at ww.hollomon-brown.com.
Read Barbara Tatum's Obituary and Guestbook on www.hollomon-brown.com.