Barbara Lois Knowles

May 13, 1943 - January 29, 2021
Barbara Knowles

PITTSBURG, KS – Barbara Lois Knowles, 78, of Pittsburg, died Friday, January 29,2021 at her home in Pittsburg.

She was born May 13, 1943 in Pittsburg the daughter of Bill and Lois Newell Simmons. She had lived in Pittsburg for most of her life.

She married Robert F. Knowles on November 19, 1962 in Miami, OK. He preceded her in death on July 10, 2005.

Mrs. Knowles was a CAN working at various nursing homes in the area and had also been a homemaker.

Survivors include one daughter Carol L. Gorman of Pittsburg, one brother, two grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

A celebration of life service will be at a later date. Arrangements are by the Bath-Naylor Funeral Home & Crematory, 522 S. Broadway in Pittsburg, KS. Condolences for the family may be left at our web site