Mrs. Barbara Bobbi Vawter, 80, passed away Sunday, December 12, 2010. She was born in Payette, Idaho, on Oct. 27, 1930, a daughter of the late Bill and Jo Williams. She was a resident of the Rogue Valley, living in both Ashland and Medford. Bobbi was an accomplished pianist and a member of Eastern Star and Amaranth. Mrs. Vawter moved to North Carolina in 1991, to be closer to her grandchildren.
Bobbi is survived by her husband of 57 years, Dr. Jerry Vawter; son, Jeff Vawter, of Missoula, Mont.; and son, Dr. David Vawter and his wife, Gail; and grandchildren, Bethany and Matthew Vawter, all of Fort Mill, S.C.
Funeral service will be private. Memorials may be made to Shriner's Burn Center or Hospice and Palliative Care of Charlotte, 1420 East 7th Street Charlotte, NC 28204. Online condolences at www.Palmettofh.com.