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“I am very sorry about the loss of your loved one. Please draw strength from the love and support of your family and friends. May you find comfort...Read More »
1 of 30 | Posted by: Ann B.

“Uncle Frank, Chris, Lorraine, JoAnne, and everyone, I am so sorry for your loss! Aunt Barbara will definitely be missed. I know we never lived...Read More »
2 of 30 | Posted by: Maura - Sellersville, PA

“Lorraine, I'm so sorry for your loss. I'm sure the person you are is a tribute to your mom. God bless. ”
3 of 30 | Posted by: Kathy Haselden - Nacogdoches, TX

“Frank & Family Sorry to hear about Barbara.Our prayers are with you. Your friens Gus & Bonnie ”
4 of 30 | Posted by: Gus & Bonnie Dramis - FL - Friend

“Lorraine, Lisa, Nicole, and Corynn, I know how hard it is to lose someone so dear to you. Take comfort in each other and embrace the memories of...Read More »
5 of 30 | Posted by: Kathy Broussard - Nacogdoches, TX

“Frank & Family,We are so sorry to hear of Barbs passing. Our thoughts & prayers are with you. May God comfort you during this difficult time.With...Read More »
6 of 30 | Posted by: Jeanne & Doug McKinley - Bandera, TX

“Frank & family, May you all find comfort knowing that Barbara is at peace. She was such a sweet lady. My sincere condolences. Pearl ”
7 of 30 | Posted by: Cheryle Doyle - Rowlett, TX

“Dear Frank: My wife Karen and I wish to extend our sincerest condolences. Our hearts are with you during this time. Barbara was one of nicest and...Read More »
8 of 30 | Posted by: Rick Baca - NM - Friend

“May the Lord bless you and keep you in this hour of need. Your wonderful family is such a testament to your love for each other. You will be in my...Read More »
9 of 30 | Posted by: Cindy Ivy - Nacogdoches, TX

“Deborah, Elke and I send our sympathies and best wishes for the family. ”
10 of 30 | Posted by: Robin May - Angel Fire, NM

“Lorraine, I am praying for peace and comfort for you and your family. ”
11 of 30 | Posted by: Jo Lynn Corley

“I am so very to hear of your loss. I know you're going through a difficult time and my heart goes out to you. We look forward to the time promised in...Read More »
12 of 30 | Posted by: Gentry Matlock - Nacogdoches, TX

“Lorraine, I'm sorry to hear of the loss of your mother. I'm praying that The Lord will fill the void in your heart. Thinking of you. Alvin ”
13 of 30 | Posted by: Alvin Stanaland - Nacogdoches, TX

“Beloved Barbara, Fly away home sweet friend, you are able to move freely once again, and enjoy crystal clarity memory and thoughts. We are all...Read More »
14 of 30 | Posted by: c.r. piaa melott - angel fire, NM

“Beloved Barbara, Fly away home sweet friend, you are able to move freely once again, and enjoy crystal clarity memory and thoughts. We are all...Read More »
15 of 30 | Posted by: piaa - angel fire, NM

“Lorraine, So sorry to hear of the loss of your mother. My thoughts and prayers are with you as you go through this very difficult time. Sally ”
16 of 30 | Posted by: Sally Allen - Nacogdoches, TX

“Lorraine and family, Thinking of all of you at this time. Also thinking of all the funny stories Lorraine told about her mom and all of you! It's...Read More »
17 of 30 | Posted by: Rose Stanaland - Nacogdoches, TX

“I know we all face a loss like this sometime in our life, and knowing is never the same as experiencing. My thoughts and love are with you all as...Read More »
18 of 30 | Posted by: Julie Rainwater - Tyler, TX

“THINKING ABOUT YOU LORRAINE. HAVE YOU IN MY PRAYERS. COACH WILLIAMS ”
19 of 30 | Posted by: Wayne Williams - Nacogdoches, TX

“Lorraine: My thoughts, prayers and my heart goes out to you. I recently lost my Mom and I know how hard it is. I love the picture of your Mom on...Read More »
20 of 30 | Posted by: JoAnn Stewart - Nacogdoches, TX

“Lorraine...I am so sorry to hear about your mother. It doesn't matter how old you are, losing a mother is tough. What an incredible marriage she...Read More »
21 of 30 | Posted by: Michelle Hooper - nacogdoches, TX

“Lorraine- I am so sorry about your Mom!!! I'm keeping you and your family in my prayers! Praying to God that HE will wrap you and your family in his...Read More »
22 of 30 | Posted by: Joanna - Nacogdoches, TX

“Lorraine, I am so sorry about the loss of your mother. I am keeping you, and your family, in my thoughts and prayers. Judy Huey NHS Nacogdoches,...Read More »
23 of 30 | Posted by: Judy Huey - Nacogdoches, TX

“Lorraine, Nicole & Corynn - I wanted to tell you how much I am thinking of you all during this sad time as you adjust to the loss of your dear...Read More »
24 of 30 | Posted by: Melanie Theiss - Nacogdoches, TX

“Lorraine - I am so sorry to hear about your mother. Prayers of comfort/peace for you and your family. ”
25 of 30 | Posted by: Andi Rigby - Nacogdoches, TX

“I am praying for your family... Tami ”
26 of 30 | Posted by: Tami Putnam - Nacogdoches, TX

“JoAnne and Family,I was sorry to hear of the sudden loss of your Mother. Please know that your friends are thinking about you and praying for you and...Read More »
27 of 30 | Posted by: Rhonda Anderson - Hurst, TX

“Joanne and family, I am so sorry for the loss of your mother, wife, grandmother. My thoughts and prayers are with you during this sorrowful time. ”
28 of 30 | Posted by: Helen Estrada - Dallas, TX

“Dear Frank and family,My thoughts and prayers are with you in this difficult time.With Sympathy,Lelia Capen ”
29 of 30 | Posted by: Lelia Capen - Wylie, TX - Friend

“Frank and family,Our love and prayers are with all of you, and we share your sorrow in the loss of Barbara 's presence among us. As we all know, she...Read More »
30 of 30 | Posted by: Bill and Betty Russell - NM


PROUD, BARBARA ANN recently of Angel Fire, New Mexico, passed away February 9, 2014 in Plano, Texas.

Barbara was born May 27, 1937 in the coal mining town of Edwardsville, Pennsylvania to parents Joseph and Anna Horvath. At age 17 she moved to Philadelphia, eventually meeting her husband of 56 years, Frank Proud. Barbara and Frank settled in Dallas where they raised children Christopher, Lorraine, and JoAnne Proud. Barbara is also survived by granddaughters Lisa Brown, Nicole Wilson, Corynn Wilson, and Kali Proud.

Barbara loved a good book, an old movie, or a walk with her dog Princess in the New Mexico mountains.

A memorial service will be held at 12:30 PM, Friday, February 14, 2014 at Restland Wildwood Chapel.