Barbara Jones Nock passed away at home on April 6, 2021.  She had recently been diagnosed with stage 4 small cell lung cancer that had spread throughout her body. Barbara and her husband, Richard (deceased), joined Outer Banks Presbyterian Church in May of 2003. Barbara was very active in the church until just before her death.

She was ordained and installed as an Elder in December of 2008 and served as an Elder in the classes of 2011, 2014, and 2022. She had served on the Administration and Personnel Committee since 2008, in recent years as Vice-Moderator. She became the Moderator of the Evangelism Committee in 2017. Barbara was the leader of Faith Knitters at OBPC, knitting and distributing many, many prayer shawls. She was active in Presbyterian Women and attended their last meeting on March 17th.

Barbara will be greatly missed by her family members and her church family. Barbara is survived by her son Keith and his wife Laura, and her son Barry and his wife Michelle. Condolences may be sent to the family at Barbara’s address: 117 High Dune Loop, Southern Shores, NC 27949. Plans for a memorial service will be announced at a future date.
Outer Banks Presbyterian Church
907 S. Croatan Highway, Milepost 8.5
PO Box 2199
Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948

The church office is open Mon.-Thurs. from 9:00 4:00 p.m. It is closed on Fridays.
Wearing a face mask is required while in the office and appointments are recommended.
You may reach office staff at 252-441-5897 or by sending an email to