|Birth: ||Dec. 22, 1874|
|Death: ||Sep. 19, 1949|
Married John Thomas Barber on Jan. 12, 1898 Itawamba Co. Miss.
John and Alma were parents to 6 children
Evye Barber, Velta Barber, Tula Barber
Un-named infant, Doyle Barber & Syble Barber
Mrs. Alma Grissom Barber, 75, beloved
member of the Centerville Community,
died at her home on September 19,1949
after an extended illness.
Services were conducted Sept. 20th at the
Oak Grove Cemetery, with Pegues Funeral
Home in charge of the arrangements.
Daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Hiram Grissom of
the Centerville Community, she was married
to John T. Barber over 51 years ago. She was
a member of the Oak Grove Church for more
than half a century.
She leaves her husabnd; four daughters,
Mrs. Tula Johnson, and Mrs. Sam Bourland of
Tupelo, Mrs. Evie Whitaker, and Mrs. Sibyl
Barber of Centerville; six grandchildren, two
great grandchildren and four sisters, Mrs.
Wannie Thomas of Centerville, Mrs. Maude
Forbus of Baldwyn, Mrs. Ella Kellum and Mrs.
Lena Boren of Texas
(Obit. was courtesy of Bennie Barber.)
Hiram Newton Grissom (1840 - 1930)
Mary Frances Ratliff Grissom (1847 - 1909)
John Thomas Barber (1874 - 1951)*
Velta Barber Brooks (1901 - 1930)*
Tula Barber Johnson (1903 - 1987)*
Infant Son Barber (1905 - 1905)*
Julia Ann Grissom (1863 - 1868)*
George Henry Grissom (1865 - 1935)*
Martha Lena Grissom Boren (1867 - 1952)*
Robert Armstrong Grissom (1868 - 1949)*
James Newton Grissom (1870 - 1874)*
Lynn Dumas Grissom (1871 - 1947)*
Alma Grissom Barber (1874 - 1949)
Lou Ella Grissom Kellum (1876 - 1957)*
Wannie Grissom Thomas (1882 - 1961)*
She Died As She Lived
Trusting In God.
Oak Grove Cemetery
Created by: Bonnie
Record added: May 31, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 53076413