Barbara Jean Phifer

September 14, 2019

Life Story

Barbara Jean Phifer (Tiney) was born in Muskegon, MI on November 29th, 1962 to Barbara Phifer and Rev. Clardie Phifer. Barbara graduated from Muskegon High School where she played basketball as a “Big Red”.

Barbara received Jesus Christ as her Lord and Savior in her life as a child. She was baptized at New Mount Zion Baptist Church under the leadership of her father Pastor Clardie Phifer.

Barbara worked doing Food services for Chartwells Food Services at Muskegon Public Schools for 8 years. She enjoyed listening to her music, cooking, watching basketball/football, and spending time with her loved ones. She was also actively involved in Low Country Cancer Donation center in Beaufort, SC.

Barbara J. Phifer (Tiney), 56 years of age, of Temecula, CA, passed away on September 14, 2019.

Barbara is survived by her daughter Chandra C. Phifer, Sister Claudette Phifer, Brothers, Gary Temple (Christine), Clardie Phifer, Abraham Phifer, Jessie Phifer. A special niece Aiyannah Miller and special friend David Brady; along with a host of loving aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews, other family and friends.

Barbara is preceded in death by Parents Barbara J. Phifer & Reverend Clardie Phifer. Maternal Grandparents Myrtle L. Robinson & Alex Robinson. Brothers, Leonard Phifer and Tom Phifer, Sisters Tonie Brooks and Joanne Phifer.

The family of Barbra Jean Phifer wishes to thank everyone for the cards, flowers, food, and gifts that you have given us during this time of bereavement. A special thanks to Ashley and Forrest Tax & Accounting Services, Pastor Allen Bolton at New Mt Zion Baptist Church. We greatly appreciate you all.


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