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Barbara (Robbins) Underwood

July 21, 1936 ~ March 17, 2019 (age 82)


Barbara Underwood, 82, of Paoli, passed away March 17, 2019 at IU Hospice House of Bloomington. She was born July 21,1936 in French Lick, IN to parents, John Woodrow "Woody" & Juna Lucille (Flick) Robbins. She married Bobby Underwood June 14,1952. She worked as a radiology technologist at IU Health Paoli Hospital where she served the community for 58 years. She considered her co-workers and patients to be like a second family & the hospital her home away from home. She was a devoted mother, grandmother & great grandmother & she had a laugh that will not be forgotten. 

Survivors include: Daughter- Tonda Hawkins & husband, Jim of Bloomington

Son- Tony Underwood of Paoli

  Granddaughters- Shayna Williams & husband, Eric of West Washington; Jamie Willis & husband, Kenny of Springville & Katie Hawkins & partner, Jason Snodgrass of Bloomington

Great Grandsons- Ian & Brady Rosenbaum, Garrett Willis, Chase & Alex Williams

Sisters- Junella Chapman of Indianapolis, Rena Watson of Indianapolis & Kay Connor of Bedford

She is preceded in death by: Parents, Husband, Brother- Fred Robbins & Long-time Companion- Donald Saltzman

Funeral will be 11am Thursday, March 21 at McAdams Mortuary. Visitation will be from 3-8pm, Wednesday, March 20 at McAdams Mortuary, and Thursday from 9am until the service time. Bro. Steve Lock & Bro. Harvey McAdams will officiate. Burial will be in Cooks Chapel Cemetery. 

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to: IU Health Foundation Paoli P.O. Box 1149, Bloomington, IN 47402 or Pine Valley Restaurant C/O Annette Bullock-Cox, 5579 S. State Rd. 37, Paoli, IN 47454. 

To send flowers to Barbara's family, please visit our floral section.


March 20, 2019

3:00 PM to 8:00 PM

March 21, 2019

9:00 AM to 11:00 AM

Funeral Service
March 21, 2019

11:00 AM


IU Health Foundation Paoli
P.O. Box 1149, Bloomington IN 47402

Pine Valley Restaurant
5579 S. State Road 37, Paoli IN

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