|Birth: ||Sep. 30, 1897|
|Death: ||Jan., 1972|
Valette U. "Jack" Barr, 74 of Pana, Illinois, postmaster at Beecher City, Illinois for over twenty years, and a teacher in the local school. He had taught school in Tower Hill, Dieterich, and Findlay. He died January, 1972 at 8:55 p.m. at St.Mary's hospital, Decatur, Illinois. He was born in Beecher City, Illinois on September 30, 1897. He was the son of Asa and Essie Tipsword Barr. He married Constance M. Swinnen.
Surviving are his wife, Constance; daughter, Wilhelmina Burrous, Mr. Zion, Illinois; two grandsons, Phillip and Douglas; brothers, James, Porterville, California; Edwin, Beecher City, Illinois; William Hazelwood, Missouri; sisters, Lillian Smith, Mount Pulaski, Illinois; Lucille Reeder and Wilma Wonus, both of Beecher City, Illinois; and Irene Harlan, Perkin, Illinois.
Mr. Barr was a member of St. Patrick Church, Pana, Illinois and Knights of Columbus.
Funeral services were held at ST. Patrick Church, Pana, Illinois with Rev. B.H. LaBonte officiating.
Asa Barr (1875 - 1949)
Essie Armita Tipsword Barr (1879 - 1964)
Constance M. Swinnen Barr (1906 - 1983)*
Valette U. Barr (1897 - 1972)
Lillian Una Barr Smith (1905 - 1999)*
Lucille U. Barr Reeder (1908 - 1987)*
Edwin L. Barr (1911 - 1992)*
Irene Elizabeth Barr Harlan (1914 - 2009)*
Clarence W. Barr (1917 - 1991)*
Wilma M. Barr Wonus (1920 - 2005)*
Created by: Shirley Hall
Record added: Aug 14, 2011
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