Mary E. Barickman, 81, Goodman, passed away Sept. 1, 2017 at Freeman Neosho Hospital, following a short illness.

Mary E. Barickman, 81, Goodman, passed away Sept. 1, 2017 at Freeman Neosho Hospital, following a short illness.  
Mary was born March 31, 1936 in Stella,  to Ervie and Ella May (Reese) Pogue and was a lifelong area resident.  She had worked at Neosho Schools in the food service and at Kraft foods, where she retired in 1994.  She was a volunteer at the Help Center and a member of the Canopy Church.  
Mary married Benjamin Charles Barickman on June 19, 1992 in Neosho. Ben precedes her in death.
Mary is survived by a daughter, Romelda Patterson and husband, Terry, Goodman; three grandchildren, Phillip Patterson and wife, Bridgett, Michael Patterson and wife, Melanie and Angela Hines and husband, Brandon, 11 great grandchildren, a brother, Hermie Pogue, Neosho and a sister, Wilma Weston, Neosho.   
Services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017  at the Clark Funeral Home Chapel of Memories, Pastor Jeremie Bridges will officiate. Interment will follow in the Macedonia Cemetery.
The family will receive friends  from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. today at the Clark Funeral Home, Neosho.  
Online condolences may be posted at www.clarkfuneralhomes.com
Services are under the direction of Clark Funeral Home, Neosho.