Funeral arrangements set Patricia “Big Mama” Barron
Funeral arrangements have been scheduled for Patricia “Big Mama” Barron who passed away on Friday.
Barron was the force behind Big Mama's Kitchen and a prominent figure in the North Omaha community. Barron's food caught the attention of the Food Network. Her restaurant was featured in an episode of Diners Drive-Ins and Dives.
A post on the restaurant's Facebook page Friday night stated: “On this Good Friday, the Lord has called home a Great Woman. Patricia "Big Mama" Barron has gone to be with Jesus.”
Visitation will be held Wednesday night from 5-8 p.m. at Fort Street Church of Christ. Funeral will be held Thursday at 11 a.m. at the same location.