Former Weakley County Administrator of Elections Passes Away

Former University of Tennessee Trustee board member and former Weakley County Administrator of Elections Barbara Castleman has passed away.

Mrs. Castleman, age 72, died early Sunday morning in Jackson. She was appointed to the UT Board of Trustee’s in 1996 where she served for more than a decade.

She would later be appointed the Weakley County Adminstrator of Elections.

She was actively involved in the Weakley County Republican Party.

She is survived by her husband Bennie Castleman, daughters Claire Castleman Oliver and Kelly Castleman Smith, son Bryan Castleman, and other family members.

Funeral services for Mrs. Castleman are Wednesday at 1:00 at First Baptist Church in Martin.

Robert Leyhue