TUNNEL HILL Barbara J. Black, 64, left this World to be with her Lord and Savior on Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2013, after a long illness. She succumbed to the dreaded disease of A.L.S.By profession Mrs. Black was a Master Barber and Medical Secretary who possessed a heart of gold.She leaves to mourn her passing to her loving husband of 48 years, James "Cotton" Black; children, Tim (Brenda) Black, of Tunnel Hill, Nath (Vickie) Black, of Dalton, Gina (Dale) Adams, of Ringgold; she was a proud grandparent of six grandchildren, and one great-grandchild, she was also survived by her sisters, Carolyn, Martha, and Brenda, of New Jersey, and Joyce, of Florida.Many heartfelt thanks to Hamilton Hospice folks of Dalton for their unwavering support during our most difficult journey.Funeral services will be held 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013, in the chapel with Rev. Roy Gentry and Rev. Dick Neeley officiating.Visitation will be from 5:30 until 8 p.m. today and from 10 a.m. until service time Saturday at the funeral home.Interment will be on hold until 10:30 a.m. Monday, Jan. 14, 2013, at Chattanooga National Cemetery.Arrangements are by the Wallis-Stewart Chapel of Wilson Funeral Homes in Ringgold, Ga.