Barbara Jane Haas, 86, of Fayetteville, passed away on Thursday, June 1, 2023, at Duke University Hospital in Durham. She was born in Peoria, Illinois, on Dec. 8, 1936.
Barbara earned her bachelor’s degree at Bradley University ,where she met her beloved husband of 63 years, David Lee Haas. She was an avid reader throughout her life.
After David and she raised their two daughters, Tammora Suzanne Edge and Christina Elizabeth Clark, she began a career in preparing tax documents, a vocation she loved and practiced for more than 40 years continuing till the day she passed away. She founded Angel’s Taxes. She was a past president of the N.C. Society of Tax Professionals.
One of Barbara’s greatest loves was the gathering of family for special occasions, most especially Thanksgiving and Christmas. She was renowned among the family for meals and celebrations. In truth, Barbara Haas was the spirit of Thanksgiving and Christmas.
The family will receive friends at Jernigan-Warren Funeral Home on Tuesday, June 6, 2023, from 12:30 to 2 p.m. with a funeral service following in the chapel at 2 p.m.
Barbara is survived by her husband, David Haas; daughters, Tammora Suzanne Edge (Terry), Christina Elizabeth Clark (Jason); grandchildren, Marshall, Michael, Trevor, Willis, Chase, Amie, Shannon, Dylan, Kayla, and Christopher; great-grandchildren, Bradley and Asheton.
Online condolences may be sent to www.jerniganwarren.com
Arrangements by Jernigan-Warren Funeral Home, 545 Ramsey St., Fayetteeville, NC 28301.