|Birth: ||May 22, 1896|
|Death: ||Nov. 4, 1977|
Married to Alvis Cohen Beatty on April 12, 1914 in Orange County, IN. They were divorced sometime before 1930.
Married to Ivor L. Barber in 1935.
The Springs Valley Herald reported "Marie M. Barber was born in the French Lick area on May 22, 1896 the first of five children of Alexander and Lucy Lane Rogers. She became a member of the South Liberty Church of Christ at an early age. Her early years were spent in the area and she married A.C. Beatty. To this union were born a son, Coen Roger and a daughter Opal Grace. The last fifty years of her life were spent in Indianapolis. In 1935, she was united in marriage to Ivor L. Barber, who died in January, 1971. Marie was a member of the Fairfax Christian Church and the White Cross of Methodist hospital. She was also a member of the Famous Quilters Group for many years. Her talents as a sewer of fine seams was widely known and used. When she was in her brother Hugh's church, she started a quilting group and who knows how far-reaching this may have been. Marie has had many serious prolonged illnesses in her life. Her doctors said only her faith in God and her will to live brought her recovery. Through it all, she accepted her suffering without complaint. In May of this year, she realized she could no longer live in her own home. She was brought from Winona Hospital to Medco Center where she could be near her family. She passed into Life Eternal at the age of eighty-one years, five months and thirteen days. Preceding her in death were her parents, her husband Ivor Barber, her stepson, Virgil Barber and brothers, Hugh and Guy Rogers. She leaves her son, Coen R. Beatty of Sun City, Arizona; her daughter, Grace Corell of Azusa, California; her sister, Geneva Clay and husband Gallie of French Lick; her grandchildren, Lee and Dale Beatty and Mrs. Sharon Friedel of Chicago and Tom Maxwell of Huntingron Beach, California; her stepdaughter, Jeanette Heldman of Indianapolis; her sisters-in-law, Gladys Rogers, Azusa, California and Hazel Rogers, Glendale, California; nices, Nancy Bond and Mary Zoe Taylor of French Lick and Lucille Cox, of Tucson, Arizona; a nephew, Dr. E. Hugh Rogers of Palos Verda Estates, California and her aunt, Cloe Anna Beatty of French Lick. There are many more relatives and friends here and in Indianapolis. Marie was laid to rest in Floral Park Cemetery after her funeral service in Fairfax Christian Church in Indianapolis. The service was conducted by her minister, Rev. Arlin Baljack."
Alexander Rogers (1873 - 1929)
Lucy Jane Lane Rogers (1878 - 1940)
Alvis Cohen Beatty (1894 - 1984)
Maude Marie Rogers Barber (1896 - 1977)
Opal Zoe Kearby (1898 - 1957)*
Guy Earnest Rogers (1907 - 1975)*
Floral Park Cemetery
Plot: Sec-J Lot-95 Sp-2
Created by: Robert Lane
Record added: Sep 28, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 42472155
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