Garnet B. Hibberd

May 4, 1931August 5, 2014
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Garnet B. Hibberd, 83, of Bartonville passed away at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday August 5, 2014 at her residence surrounded by her family. Garnet was born in Peoria, May 4, 1931, the daughter of George and Beulah Gray Penman. She married Dale Hibberd on November 1, 1952. She is survived by her children, Bradley (Linda) Hibberd of Kenai, AK, Scott Hibberd of Bartonville, Gail (Steve) Schindler of Bartonville, and Guy (Charmin) Hibberd of Bartonville; nine grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren; one sister, Beulah Jean Smith of Bartonville; one sister-in-law, Dorothy Hibberd of Pekin; one aunt, Eileen Kit Gray of Matthews, NC. Garnet was preceded in death by her husband, her parents; one sister and one brother. She was previously the owner/operator of Hibberd Electric. She was an active member of the American Legion Auxiliary Post 979. Garnet loved her family, reading, bunko, and playing slot machines. Funeral Services will be 10:00 a.m. Monday, August 11, 2014 at St. John Lutheran Church in Bartonville . Visitation will be 2-4 p.m., Sunday, August 10, 2014 at Davison-Fulton Bartonville Chapel and half an hour prior to services at the church. Burial will be in St John Lutheran Church Cemetery. Memorials may be made to St. Jude's Children's Hospital. To view Garnet’s memorial page or leave an online condolence please go to


  • Visitation Sunday, August 10, 2014
  • Funeral Service Monday, August 11, 2014
  • Visitation Monday, August 11, 2014

Garnet B. Hibberd

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Vic and Debbie Kraft

August 14, 2014

We are so sorry to hear about the loss of your mom. We will always remember how freely she gave her time - always involved. She was a great role model for everyone about how to give back. Our thoughts and prayers will be with your family.

August 11, 2014

Scott, Gail, Guy and Kim, We are so very sorry to hear this news. Please know you are in our thoughts and prayers. Tyler and Monica

Bill Lohman

August 11, 2014

Dear Hibberd Family, I have known Garnet since high school. She was so popular and friends to all that knew her.she will be missed by anyone that knew her. My sincere condolences to her entire family. Bill Lohman

Robert Burchfield

August 11, 2014

Guy,Gail,Scott and Kim. What a great lady your mom. I will have u all in my prayers........much luv to the family.

Betty and Butch Stallings

August 10, 2014

Garnet was such a lively, lovely, warm hearted gal who liked a good laugh. I love how she stood up for her beliefs and don't anyone try to do something bad to my family attitude. Kim, Scott, Gail, and Guy - please know our prayers are with you in this difficult time. We loved your Mom and Dad and they will both watch over the whole family from above. Deepest sympathies being sent.

Michele Alvey Keith Stroemer

August 10, 2014

You are in our prayers and thoughts, God be with you all in your time of need. We are so sorry to hear about the loss of your mother and grandmother. She is a very nice and loving person. Much Love to you all!

Rick & Julie Worley

August 10, 2014

We are thinking of the whole Hibberd family, sending our condolences for the loss of your mother... With sympathy,

Cloat Connie

August 10, 2014

We are saddened at the loss of your mother. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Scott, Connie, Audrey and Sophie Cloat

Julie Rada

August 9, 2014

Gail and Family,
I will keep you in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. I am sorry for your loss.

Fred Bazhenow

August 9, 2014

Gail, Scott & Guy, So sorry to hear of Garnet's passing. Like many of the other Bartonville folks have said, she will be fondly remembered.