Barbara “Jean” Hadley

Barbara “Jean” Hadley
July 24, 1928 – July 10, 2016
BOWIE – Barbara “Jean” Hadley, 87, passed away July 10, 2016 in Bowie, TX.
The family has selected arrangements with cremation and will announce a service at a later date.
Jean was born July 24, 1928 in Tacoma, WA to James and Margaret (McTee) Francis. She graduated from high school in Tacoma.
Jean married Bob Hadley on Dec. 3, 1964 in Oakdale, CA. She broke horses for Hadley Ranch in Bowie and had an extraordinary talent and passion for them. Jean was a lifelong member of the American Quarter Horse Association. She loved entertaining and cooking for people. Her heart and her front door were always open.
She is preceded in death by her parents, James and Margaret Francis; husband, Bob Hadley; brothers, Richard Francis and Jeff Miller; and sisters, Jo Ann Byrd and Loretta Miller.
Jean is survived by her daughter, Patricia Jean Zakel and husband Paul, Escalon, CA; son, Michael Perryman, Bowie; grandchildren, Annette Arnett and husband Marty, Oakdale, CA, James Zakel, Oakdale and Quinlan Perryman, Bowie; great-granddaughter, Ashley Arnett; brothers, Larry Miller and wife Linda, Southerland, OR, Michael Miller and wife Susan, and Patrick Miller and wife Susan, both of Clyde, OR; sister, Marge Collins, Southerland, OR; numerous nieces and nephews; and numerous adopted children, grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Arrangements have been entrusted to The White Family Funeral Home of Bowie.
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