Karen Annette Barron, age 64, of Greenwood, Arkansas passed away Friday, December 30, 2016. Karen was born August 22, 1952, in Naples, Texas.


Karen was a member at the First United Methodist Church in Naples. She was a woodworker with Greenwood Fixtures in Greenwood, Arkansas. She enjoyed sewing, travelling, and shopping. Karen loved spending time with her grandchildren.


Surviving family members include her husband of 45 years, Jimmy “Bear” Barron of Greenwood; two daughters, Jamie Annette Barron, and Courtney Jade Wiginton of Greenwood; one brother, Reginald McIntyre and wife Shirley of Omaha; one sister, Maxine Garretson and husband Nick of Mt. Pleasant; five grandchildren, Andre Barron, Rebecka Chaline, ReAnna Chaline, Baleigh Wiginton, Rachel Wiginton, and Kaden Wiginton; one great-grandchild, Jayden Barron; and numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.


Funeral services were at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, January 4, 2017 at Harrison Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Jay Barnes officiating. Interment followed at Springhill Cemetery in Naples.