Barbara Jo (Britt) Heide

Barbara Jo (Britt) Heide, 59, passed away on May 6, 2018. She was residing in Laughlin, Nev., at the time of her passing. At this time, the cause of death is unknown and is under investigation.

Barbara was born on Jan. 1, 1959 in Cincinnati, Ohio, to Marrley Raymond Britt and Maurenice (Taylor) Britt. Most of her growing up years were spent living in Ridgecrest and Trona.

Barbara attended the Trona School District and graduated from Burroughs Adult School in 1978. She also attended the College of the Desert located in Palm Desert.

She married Kris Heide, and they made their homes in Lake Elsinore and the Palm Springs area. They were separated at the time of her passing.

She was a former employee of the Riverside County Dept. of Social Services.

Barbara is survived by her husband Kris Heide, son Travis Britt, daughter and son-in-law Justin and Shauna Larson and grandchildren Sierra Britt, Ariana, Alexia, Alyssa, and Stacia Larson all of Ridgecrest. She also leaves behind her brother Ray Britt with Michelle Findley of Ridgecrest, her sister and brother-in-law Glen and Andie Pendleton of Adelanto, her baby sister and brother-in-law Robbie and Monica Lloyd of Bakersfield and numerous nieces and nephews.

She is preceded in death by her parents Ray (Sr.) and Rennie Britt, sister Linda (Britt-Bailey) Foster, and nephew Eli Britt.

Services were held June 8 at at Immanuel Baptist Church located.

— Submitted by the family of Barbara Jo Heide

Story First Published: 2018-06-15