Mary Florence Tarbet

August 29, 1918 - March 4, 2019

08/29/1918 - 03/04/2019

Past Services

Monday March 18, 2019
Belmont County Memorial Park
P.O. Box 205
Bellaire, OH 43906
304-695-3101 | Directions
Monday March 18, 2019
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes - Shadyside Chapel
3900 Central Avenue
Shadyside, Ohio 43947
740-676-4310 | Directions
Monday March 18, 2019
12:00 pm
Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes - Shadyside Chapel
3900 Central Avenue
Shadyside, Ohio 43947
740-676-4310 | Directions

Mary Florence Tarbet, 100, of Bradenton, FL formerly of Shadyside, OH died Monday, March 4, 2019 at Braden River Rehabilitation Center, Bradenton. She was born August 29, 1918 in Bellaire, OH a daughter of the late Walter Edward and Effie Conaway Jones.

Mary was a retired coordinator for Belmont County Committee on Ageing and a member of First United Methodist Church, a charter member of Shadyside High School Alumni Association and Order of Eastern Star Captina Chapter 489.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Robert C. Tarbet, whom she married October 21, 1944; a son, Robert E. Tarbet; a sister, Grace Emily Johnson.

Surviving are a son, James (Jan) Tarbet of Lake Zurich, IL; a daughter, Jeanne Teliga of Bradenton; a sister, Marjorie Johns of Rockville, MD; six grandchildren; six great-grandchildren.

Friends will be received on Monday, March 18, 2019 from 9 am until time of service at 12 pm at Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory 3900 Central Avenue Shadyside, OH with Rev. Seth Filburn officiating. Burial will follow in Belmont County Memorial Park Cemetery, St. Clairsville, OH.
Order of Eastern Star Service will be held at 11 am in the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to OR & W Fire District or Bellaire Volunteer Fire Department by going to “”

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4 years ago

Please accept my condolences to your family. I hope that God’s promise of the resurrection brings you comfort during this very difficult time. (Acts 24:15)

Bruce&Joanie Tarbet
4 years ago

Jim & Jeanie. We are so sorry to hear about your mom’s passing. Know that you guys will be in our prayers. We read Facebook, but don’t reply same. We do text, email and phone.

Jerry Swift
4 years ago

Jim, Jeanne and Family, I am so sorry to hear of your Mom’s passing. Besides raising you kids, she had her job and helped with many local organizations. Two of these that I can remember were the PTA and Child Guidance. Both of these helped the Bellaire kids to grow up into good adults. May the Lord bless and comfort your family….Deb and Jerry

Dale Alexander Bridgeport, OH
4 years ago

Prayers and blessings to the family and friends who knew her. She and my mom worked together for the local Girl Scouts in Bellaire, and her family and mine were members of the same church in Bellaire, where I serve now as a returning member for the past six years. RIP, Mary Florence Tarbet. Your work here is done.

Larrie D. Green Sr
4 years ago

Jim n Jeanne… My heart aches over your loss. Your mother lived a long and blessed life. She isn’t gone, she simply moved to another house where she has rejoined those of your family already there. May she always R.I. P. and may God bring His kind of peace to your family.

Doug Vaughan
4 years ago

Jim, I was sorry to hear this. I am glad she lived a long & productive life & producing quality children.
Prayers for you & your family, Gods Blessings

Candice Keane
4 years ago

Jim, I’m so sorry to learn of the loss of your mother. She was blessed to lead such a good, long life. May she Rest In Peace.