March 11, 1939 - September 3, 2016

Barbara Close passed away September 3, 2016 at her home in Medford, Ore. She was born March 11, 1939.

Barbara was a member of the Medford Chapter of Moose International and the Fraternal Order of Eagles. She enjoyed volunteering her time and energy in support of the Southern Oregon Moose Lodge #2647.

Barbara is survived by her sons, Rick and Russell Spurlin; grandchildren, Jacob Spurlin, Dana Spurlin-Lopez, and Stacy Spurlin; and her five great-grandchildren. Barbara also loved her stepdaughter, Christy Close and Christy's son, Devin Costa whom she helped raise. She was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas Running.

A memorial service will be held at Southern Oregon Moose Lodge, please call 541-858-8519 for date and time.