Barbara Gelzer Fulton
Barbara Gelzer Fulton
  • September 6, 1936 - May 28, 2010
  • Utica, Mississippi

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Barbara Gelzer Fulton, 73, died Friday, May 28, 2010 in Jackson, MS. Services will be held at 2:00 PM on Monday, May 31, 2010 at Wright & Ferguson Funeral Home Chapel in Raymond. Burial will follow at 3:30 PM at Lakewood Memorial Park. Visitation will be from 12:00 to 2:00 PM on Monday prior to the service at the funeral home.

Barbara was born in Camden, New Jersey in September 6, 1936. Her father Joseph and mother Marion settled in Jackson following WWII. She attended Central High School and Byram High School. She also attended MSCW. As a young woman she worked for Deposit Guaranty Bank, she then raised her four children. She then returned to work and retired from the Mississippi Employment Security Commission.

She was a founding member of Leavell Woods United Methodist Church. Her love of art, literature and the beauty of animals and nature is a gift passed to each of her children.

She is survived by her three daughters, Lynda Meeks, Lori Fulton and her husband David Jones and Lee Fulton; one son, Eric Fulton and his wife Amber; two grandchildren, Andrew Fulton and Samuel Fulton and one brother, Joseph Gelzer, Jr. and his wife Lori of Redmond, WA.