Funeral service for Barbara Houck Gill, 73, of Columbia, will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, May 5, 2012, at Living Springs Lutheran Church, with burial at 1:30 p.m. in Mt Lebanon Cemetery, Cameron, SC. The family will receive friends from 6 - 8 p.m. Friday, May 4, 2012, at Dunbar Funeral Home, Northeast Chapel.
Mrs. Gill died Wednesday, May 3, 2012. Born in Orangeburg, she was a daughter of the late William Jacob and Maureen Sowell Houck.
Mrs. Gill graduated from Cameron High School and Newberry College, of which she was an active member of the Newberry College Alumni Association. She was a school teacher for over forty years, the last sixteen at Epworth Children’s Home. She was an active member of Livings Springs Lutheran Church in the congregational and synodical ministries.
Surviving are her husband, Robert Lawrence Gill, daughter Anne Gill McDonell, her husband Sean Patrick and twin grandsons Lawrence Houck and Matthew Francis McDonell, all of Mount Pleasant, SC.
In addition to her parents she was predeceased by her sister, Anne Houck Milling.
Memorials may be made to Living Springs Lutheran Church, 4224 Hard Scrabble Road, Columbia, SC 29223.
Please sign the online guestbook at www.dunbarfunerals.com.