|Birth: ||Feb. 27, 1951|
|Death: ||Dec. 24, 2009|
RINGGOLD, LA - Funeral services for Michael Wright Barron, 58, will be held at 2:00 pm Sunday, December 27, 2009 at First Baptist Church in Ringgold, La. Interment will follow at Providence Cemetery in Ringgold, La. Officiating the services will be Rev. Ronnie Osborne.
Visitation will be held from 5:00 pm until 8:00 pm on Saturday, December 26, 2009 at Rockett Funeral Home.
Mike was born on February 27, 1951 in Eupora, Ms. and passed away on December 23, 2009 after a courageous fight with cancer. He was a devoted and loving husband, father and Papa. He worked as a district manager for Area Wholesale Tire in Bossier City, La for around twenty years and was a member of First Baptist Church in Ringgold, La.
Mike was preceded in death by his brother, Doug Barron. Left to cherish his memories are his wife, Susan Barron of Ringgold, La.; his father, Lloyd Barron and his wife Lou Ella of Philadelphia, Ms.; his mother, Lois Barron of Eupora, Ms.; three sons, Chris Barron and his wife Kelly of Haughton, La., Bill Barron and his wife Carrie of Haughton, La., and Matt Pittman of Homer, La.; one daughter, Shelli Johnson and her husband Daniel of Dover, Ar.; sister, Jane Ballard and her husband Tommy of Eupora, Ms.; five grandchildren, Dustin Barron, Hailey Barron, Kaylin Barron, Kinley Barron, and Abbi Johnson; along with a host of other relatives and friends.
Pallbearers will be Billy Todd, Jr., Weldon Dalton, Tony Lawson, Doug Ballard, Ken Mullins, and Lanny McWilliams. Honorary pallbearers will be the Open Door Men's Sunday School Class.
The family would like to extend a special thanks to his many friends and church family for their loving support in the past months. In lieu of flowers the family requests that donations be made to the Cancer Treatment Centers of America, 2520 Elisha Avenue, Zion, IL 60099. Rockett Funeral Home
Ringgold, LA 318-894-4441
Published in Shreveport Times on December 26, 2009
Created by: Janice Williams Langley
Record added: Dec 26, 2009
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