|Birth: ||Jan. 3, 1927|
|Death: ||Jan. 25, 2013|
Graveside service for Morris "Tommy" Keirsey Barham, 86, a longtime resident of Cleburne, will be conducted at 10:30 A.M., Monday, Jan. 28, 2013 in the Rosehill Cemetery. The Reverend Kenny Rigoulet and Mr. Robert Dollgener will officiate. Pallbearers will be Cody Thornton, Joel Rogers, Brent Herbelin, Randy Bell, J. R. Elkins and Pete Howe. Visitation will be from 6-8:00 P.M., Sunday, at the funeral home.
Mr. Barham passed away Friday, Jan. 25, 2013 in Cleburne. He was born Jan. 3, 1927 in Cleburne to Nicholas Carmen and Ruby Nell Keirsey Barham. He married Virginia Lucille Starling on June 21, 1947 in Cleburne.
Mr. Barham served his country in the United States Army in the Philippines during World War II. He was retired after 34 years service as an Engineer with the Texas Highway Department. Tommy loved to read books and do woodworking. He was a member of United Presbyterian Church in Cleburne. He will be missed greatly by all who knew and loved him.
Survivors include his wife of 65 years, Virginia Lucille Barham; two daughters, Theresa Nell Barham Elkins and husband, J.R. of Cleburne, Laurie Lynn Barham Bell and husband, Randy of Georgetown; four grandchildren, Cody Thornton and wife Sara, of Cleburne, Lena Thornton of Cleburne; Amber Herbelin and husband Brent of College Station and Kelli Rogers and husband Joel of Austin; eight great grandchildren; and several other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents.
Published in Star-Telegram on January 27, 2013
Nicholas Carmen Barham (1901 - 1952)
Ruby Nell Keisey Barham (1902 - 1990)
Virginia Lucille Starling Barham (1931 - 2013)*
Morris Keirsey Barham (1927 - 2013)
Carmen Nell Barham Andrews (1931 - 2014)*
Created by: Tim Hawkins
Record added: Jan 27, 2013
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I miss you Pepaw! I always loved hanging out with you in your wood shop and helping you sweep the floor. Take care of Memaw up there. Love you!|
Added: Aug. 30, 2013
Pepaw I love And Miss You So Much. I was not expecting to have to say good-bye so soon, but I'm happy that you are now watching over my family and myself. I miss our talks so much but I still listen and hear your wise words. I will always love you and Mem...(Read more)|
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Daddy, I love and miss you so very much. You left us without warning but I know that is the way you wanted to go. I took care of mom the best I could after you left but she missed you so much and had to join you in July. I miss you sweet hugs and kisse...(Read more)|
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