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Mary Center Barbare
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Birth: Jun. 1, 1883
Greenville County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Aug. 16, 1953
Greenville County
South Carolina, USA

SOURCE: Greenville News, Page 7
DATE: Monday, August 17, 1953

MRS. MARY BARBARE
Mrs. Mary Center Barbare, 69, widow of J.A. Barbare and resident of Travelers Rest, Rt. 1, died at a local hospital Sunday at 1:20 p.m. She had been in declining health for some time and seriously ill for five weeks.

Mrs. Barbare was born and reared in upper Greenville County, a daughter of the late Jeff and Martha Forest Center. Most of her life was spent in the Travelers Rest community.

She was a member of New Liberty Baptist Church and was a regular attendant until her health failed.

Surviving are one daughter, Mrs. Roy Cunningham, Travelers Rest, Rt. 1; two sons, Henry E. Barbare, Travelers Rest, Rt. 3, and William Barbare, Travelers Rest; two sisters, Mrs. Hester Gilreath and Mrs. Jane Coleman, Greenville; three brothers, John Center and R.A. Center, Travelers Rest, and Henry Center, Greenville; eight grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be conducted from New Liberty Baptist Church Tuesday at 2 p.m. by the Rev. Charles C. Thomas, the Rev. John Tollison and the Rev. James Storm. Interment will be in the adjoining cemetery.

After 10 o'clock this morning the body will be at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Roy Cunningham, Travelers Rest, Rt. 1.

Further announcements will be made by Thomas McAfee Funeral Home.

{transcribed by Cathy Griffith}
 
 
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 Parents:
  George Jefferson Center (1847 - 1931)
  Margaret Forest Center (1852 - 1926)
 
 Spouse:
  James A. Barbare (1879 - 1937)
 
 Children:
  William C. Barbare (1905 - 1960)*
  Henry Eugene Barbare (1909 - 1960)*
 
 Siblings:
  Hester Center Gilreath (____ - 1959)*
  Mary Center Barbare (1883 - 1953)
  Earl Marcus Poinsett Center (1898 - 1934)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
New Liberty Baptist Church Cemetery
Travelers Rest
Greenville County
South Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Kelly Jane O
Record added: May 03, 2009
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Mary <i>Center</i> Barbare
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Mary <i>Center</i> Barbare
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