MARION — Barbara Lynn Tullis, 52, passed away at 9:45 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017, in St. Elizabeth Hospital in O'Fallon.
Barbara was born Aug. 20, 1965, in Harrisburg, to Lonnie Hammond and Linda (Yarbrough) Hammond.
She had worked as an administrative assistant at the Lighthouse Shelter in Marion. She was very dedicated to her work and took great pride in seeing that the people at the shelter had Christmas.
Barbara is survived by one son, Michael Tullis and his wife, Ashly Tullis of Gulfport, Mississippi; two grandchildren, Phalin and Nevaeh, with one on his way, Grayson; one sister, Lori Curtis of Eldorado; and one brother, Steve Hammond and his wife, Lorene Hammond of Douglasville, Georgia.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Her body will be cremated, and there will be a memorial service at a later date.
Memorials may be made to the family.
For more information, visit www.pettettfuneralhome.com.