No funeral services are being held at this time.
Barbara was born Dec. 11, 1930 in Spokane, Wash. to James and Beryl Jones. She attended school first in Spirit Lake, Idaho and later Noxon where she met her husband, of almost 50 years, Richard Jenkins. They were married July 23, 1949 in Coeur d' Alene, Idaho and lived in Noxon where they raised their daughter, Debbie. They enjoyed snowmobiling, fishing, camping and traveling together. In 1994, Barb and Dick moved to Sandpoint where she lived until Dick's death in 1999. She then moved to Rathdrum, Idaho where she was reunited with high school sweetheart, Jim Brown of Spirit Lake, Idaho. They enjoyed traveling, music and each other's company until Jim's passing in 2010.
Barbara is survived by her daughter, Debbie Stafford and husband, David of Coeur d' Alene; two granddaughters, Carolann Vinsant of Coeur d' Alene and Holly Gindt of Post Falls, Idaho; two great-grandsons, Cody Sweet and Spencer Curtis; one brother, James Jones and wife, Carolyn of Plains; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her parents and sister, Jan Dorcheus.