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Barbara M. Buchanan, 86, of Hudgins, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021. She was a member of Mathews Baptist Church and the Mathews Volunteer Rescue Squad. She retired from NASA.

She is survived by her daughters, Lisa Buchanan and Joan Miller (David), and a grandson, John Wesley Miller.

A graveside service was held on Friday, Jan. 8, 2021, at 3 p.m. at Gwynn’s Island Cemetery. Faulkner Funeral Homes, Foster-Faulkner Chapel, Mathews, assisted the family. Please be advised that current state-mandated guidelines were in attendance, including social distancing and appropriate face coverings.