Barbara Kay Corbett

Barbara Kay Corbett


Barbara Kay Corbett, age 84, of Berkeley Springs, W.Va., died on Wednesday, January 3, 2024 at the Berkeley Springs Healthcare Center.

Born October 29, 1939 in Great Cacapon, W.Va., she was the daughter of the late Ralph Theodore and Viola Catherine Michael Clark.

She was a member of Mt. Zion United Methodist Church.

Barbara was a homemaker to her family. She loved spending time with her family and visiting friends to talk and play cards. Barbara enjoyed reading, cooking for her family and decorating inside and outside her house.

Barbara is survived by her children, Jay Corbett and his wife April of Hagerstown, Md. and Jill Birkett and her husband Clayton of Inwood, W.Va., two brothers, David Clark of Paw Paw, W.Va. and Larry Clark of Clearbrook, Va., one granddaughter, Cora Birkett and many nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, James “Jim” Corbett, three sisters, Julia Ellen “Sis” Farris (Hamil), Marlene Souders (Buddy) and Linda Angelleta, two brothers, Richard “Dick” Clark (Eileen) and Vernon “Bobby Joe” Clark (Beverly) and former sisters-in-law, Linda Buzzerd and Linda Clark.

Services and burial will be private.

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Arrangements are being handled by Helsley-Johnson Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 95 Union Street, Berkeley Springs, WV.