Barbara J. Sutherland

February 5, 2022

Barbara Jane Sutherland, 91, a lifelong Clinton County resident, died February 5, 2022 at Milner’s Healthcare, Rossville.  She was born December 15, 1930 in Milwaukee, WI to Herbert Lyle & Hazel Leora (Hardesty) Carpenter.  Her first marriage was to Earl Frank Best, she then married William Sutherland Jr., and they both preceded her in death.

Barbara was a 1948 graduate of Frankfort High School. She was self-employed in commercial cleaning for five years and in 1993 retired from National Seal after 22 years.  She was of the Christian Faith.  She was a member of the Genealogical Society, former member of the VFW Auxiliary and the U.A.W. Union.  Barbara enjoyed crafts, sewing, crocheting and knitting.

Visitation and Services

Visitation will be 12:30-2:30 p.m. Thursday, February 10, 2022 at Goodwin Funeral Home, 200 S. Main St., Frankfort. Funeral services will begin at 2:30 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be in Green Lawn Memorial Park.

Survived by:

daughter: Sue A. (Tommy) Hack of Frankfort, 2 sons: Terry A. Sutherland of Lafayette and Brian L. Sutherland of Frankfort, sister: Nancy Stockdale of Denton, TX, 10 grandchildren, 8 great-grandchildren and 2 nieces.

Preceded by:

her parents, both husbands, sister, Patricia McPhearson, daughter, Cheryl Hudgens and 1 great-grandson.


Leave your Condolences

35 Condolences for “Barbara J. Sutherland”

  1. Jim Ferguson February 6, 2022 at 5:25 pm

    Sending heartfelt prayers the the family.

  2. Terry Flood February 6, 2022 at 5:32 pm

    Deepest condolences from the Flood family.

  3. Kathy Cross February 6, 2022 at 7:09 pm

    So very sorry to hear about Barbara. She was a wonderful person to work with a National Seal.

  4. Mike & Veronica Nease February 6, 2022 at 7:11 pm

    Condolences, love and prayers to the family.

  5. Betty Stevens February 6, 2022 at 7:45 pm

    Sorry for the families loss. We worked with Barb at Federal Mogul. Barb was a worker and a very nice person. Will miss seeing her at Milner’s. Prayers for her family. Bob and Betty Stevens

  6. Rita Tower February 6, 2022 at 9:02 pm

    Terry, I’m very sorry to hear of the loss of your mother. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

  7. Exie Pence February 6, 2022 at 9:06 pm

    Sorry for your loss, I worked with your mom at Federal Mogul. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

  8. Joyce Simpson February 6, 2022 at 9:26 pm

    Really enjoyed working with Barb, she will be missed, prayers go out for the family.

  9. Chris Kasinger February 7, 2022 at 12:09 am

    I only met Barbara a few times, when I came to visit Terry in Roseville. She was always so nice. She’s in a much better place. My thoughts are with you all.

  10. Ron & Erilda Coleman February 7, 2022 at 5:53 am

    Dear Sue & family,
    So very sorry to hear of your Mother’s passing. Keeping you in our thoughts and prayers for comfort and peace. God Bless – Ron & Erilda – Foley, AL

    • Sue Hack February 8, 2022 at 11:48 am

      Thank you so much, Ron and Erilda. I hope you are both doing well. God Bless. Sue

  11. Stacey February 7, 2022 at 7:43 am

    We are so sorry for the loss of Barbara, she was a great woman and was loved very much!

  12. Jenny Smith February 7, 2022 at 11:17 am

    Brian and Sue, I am saddened to hear of your mom’s passing. You’re both in my thoughts and prayers.

  13. Joyce Weida February 7, 2022 at 12:35 pm

    I worked with her at National Seal, long time ago. She was a sweet lady. Very sorry for your loss.

  14. Nancy Sue Carpenter Stockdale February 7, 2022 at 6:55 pm

    Beloved sister, thank you for being you. I love you, always, Nancy Sue

    • Sue Hack February 8, 2022 at 11:52 am

      Thank you, Aunt Nancy and Nancy Lea. I love you guys. Sue

  15. Jeff Servies February 8, 2022 at 1:47 am

    Sorry to hear of your mothers passing, she was a very sweet lady.

    • Sue Hack February 8, 2022 at 11:53 am

      Thank you, Jeff, for always talking to mom while she was there. I hope you are doing well. Sue

  16. Lori Leach February 8, 2022 at 2:31 am

    So sorry for your loss Sue and family. Sending prayers for comfort, strength and peace.

  17. Ken Cree February 9, 2022 at 6:48 pm

    Sorry for your loss. Blessings.

  18. Alison Thomas March 30, 2022 at 9:24 pm

    Dear Sue, Terry, Brian and families,
    My heart is heavy with sorrow for your loss of your sweet mother. I loved Aunt Barbara very much and always enjoyed her visits to California. I remember her as such a talented artist.


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