|Birth: ||Jul. 18, 1909|
|Death: ||Jul. 6, 2001|
Charles Lee Barr, 91, 441 Ohio Ave. Harrisonburg, died Friday, July 6, 2001, at Rockingham Memorial Hospital in Harrisonburg. He had not been well for the past year.
Mr. Barr was born July 18, 1909 in Augusta County, and was a son of the late Charles G and Lucy Botkin Barr.
He lived in Centerville, where he graduated from high school. He moved to Harrisonburg 63 years ago and at the time of his retirement in 1975, he was manager of Rockingham Petroleum, a subsidiary of Southern States. Mr. Barr was a member,elder and deacon of Mossy Creek Presbyterian Church and a member of the Dayton Ruritan Club.
On Oct 10, 1937, he married Florence Thacker, who survives. Also surviving are two sisters, Clara B Jamison, Bridgewater and Virginia Thacker, Harrisonburg; two brothers, Russell Barr, Harrisonburg and Johnnie Barr, Verona; a number of nieces and nephews; great nieces and nephews and two great-great-nieces.
Dr. Richard Young will conduct the funeral at 11 a.m. Monday at Mossy Creek Presbyterian Church. A private burial will be in the adjacent cemetery.
Friends may call at the Lindsey Funeral Home in Harrisonburg or at the Barr home at any time.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Memorial Fund of Mossy Creek Presbyterian Church, c/o Dan Hadacek, 24 Eubank Road, Mount Solon, Va 22843
Daily News Record, Harrisonburg Va; Saturday, Jul 7, 2001
Contributed by A D Wise,III
Charles Grover Barr (1885 - 1960)
Lucy Belle Botkin Barr (1889 - 1958)
Florence Thacker Barr (1912 - 2003)*
Charles Lee Barr (1909 - 2001)
Virginia Barr Thacker (1914 - 2005)*
Homer J Barr (1916 - 1982)*
Clara Mills Barr Jameson (1918 - 2008)*
Thomas Russell Barr (1927 - 2008)*
Mossy Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery
Created by: Jan robinson
Record added: Mar 27, 2013
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