Barbara Shepherd Crothers
1933 — 2021
Barbara Shephard Crothers, age 88, of North East, MD, died Saturday October 16, 2021, at Christiana Care Wilmington, surrounded by her children and grandchildren. Daughter of the late Charles and Alice Shephard, Barbara was born in Wilmington, DE on March 8, 1933. She graduated from St. Elizabeth High School in Wilmington. She was employed by Hercules Powder Company in her early years, was a longtime member of the Homemakers Club, and co-owned the Crothers Market and Apartments in Port Deposit, MD for over 25 years. She was introduced to Gifford, the love of her life, at Red Point just a few miles down the North East River from their present-day home in Hances Point, North East, MD....