Thomas , Barbara 9/24/1945 - 1/1/2021 Kalamazoo Passed away January 1, 2021. Barbara was born on September 24, 1945 in Burrville, TN, the daughter of Woodrow and Lorena (Ward) Beaty. Barbara worked in the City of Kalamazoo Assessors Office. She was preceded in death by her husband Raleigh on Oct. 2, 2020. Siblings preceded was Sharon Roberson and Dale Beaty. She has several nieces & nephews as well as several great nieces & nephews. Friends will be received at Parchment Redmond Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to: The Cancer Center, Hospice or your choice.