CARIBOU – Barbara D. Duplessie, 78, died Sept. 30, 2012, in Caribou. She was born Jan. 21, 1934, in Woodland, daughter of the late Floyd and Glenna (Cameron) Gardner Dow.
She was a graduate of Caribou High School and was a member of Caribou United Baptist Church. Barb was a loving mother and was employed at various occupations in the area throughout the years.
She is survived by a special daughter and a special son-in-law, Glenna and Gerald Searles of Woodland; daughter, Greta Wilson of Presque Isle; two sons, Ernest and Elmer Holmes; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Mrs. Duplessie will also be lovingly remembered by special friends, Joyce Rossignol, Jo-Ann Kelley and Lois Wing.
Friends called 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at Mockler Funeral Home, 24 Reservoir St., Caribou, where funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 3, in the chapel with the Rev. Otto Palmer officiating. Interment will be at Evergreen Cemetery.