Barbara A. Sheffield, 77, of Mesquite, TX, passed away on Sunday,
March 26, 2023, at Dallas Regional Medical Center. Born August 23,
1945, in Bloomingrove, TX. She was a daughter of the late H.N.
(Chuck) Arnold, and Willie Weldon (Tootie) Blake Arnold.
Barbara was retired from Travelers Insurance and enjoyed reading
numerous books and watching game shows.
She is survived by her husband of 58 years, Wendell Sheffield, whom
she married on April 4, 1964. A brother, Dennis Arnold (wife Vickie) of
Ft. Myers, FL, sister, Susan Pommerening (husband Lynn) of San
Marcos, TX. Two sons, Warren (wife, Rebekah) of Justin, TX and
Chris (wife Julie) of Grand Prairie, TX, 11 grandchildren, 6 great-
grandchildren, several nieces and nephews and numerous extended
family and friends.
Barbara was a member of Oates Drive Baptist Church, Mesquite, TX.
Barbara and her husband taught different grades of Children’s
Ministry at their church.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, March 30, 2023. Viewing
will be held 1 hour prior to the service at 11:00 am. Funeral service
will be conducted at 12:00 with burial at Laurel Oaks Cemetery at 1:30
Funeral Home is Eastgate Funeral Home, 1910 Eastgate Dr., Garland,
TX 75041. Cemetery is Laurel Oaks Cemetery, Lake June Road & LBJ,
Balch Springs, TX 75180.