Barbara Winch Stewart Shaffer passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016 after a brief illness. Visitation will be held from noon until 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016 at First United Methodist Church in Minden. Graveside services will be at 2:30 p.m. Saturday at Minden Cemetery in Minden under the direction of Rose-Neath Funeral Home in Minden.
Barbara (Bobbie) was born in Pecan Island on July 7, 1931 to Luther Lewis Winch and Margaret Guidry Winch. She was the youngest of four siblings. Her family moved to Abbeville in 1945 and