Willie Barlow


Willie Robbie Barlow, 94, of Bellaire, passed away Dec. 5, 2015, in Houston. She was born in the Houston area on May 31, 1921 to Lena Dean Hunter and Frank Hunter. Mrs. Barlow lived most of her life in the Houston area, where she was a school teacher and she also tutored kids. She was a member of the West University Baptist in Houston where she taught Sunday school.

Mrs. Barlow was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Herman Zulch Barlow Sr.; and her son Herman Zulch Barlow Jr. She is survived by her son, John Bert Barlow, and wife, Debbye, of Houston; a granddaughter, Merdeith Marchante, and husband, Moses, of Sugarland; great-grandchildren, Ephrom, Blake and Dylan Marchante; and numerous other nieces and nephews.

A graveside service was held at the Willowhole Cemetery in North Zulch Monday, Dec. 14, 2015. Visitation was held prior to the service at Madisonville Funeral Home. Pallbearers were Moses Marchante, Ephrom Marchante, Blake Marchante and Dylan Marchante.