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Verta Margaret Wells Barbour
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Birth: Jun. 25, 1905
Pittsylvania County
Virginia, USA
Death: Apr. 9, 2001
Danville City
Virginia, USA

Wife of Reverend Richard Clifford Barbour, who predeceased her on October 2, 1991.

She attended Whitmell Farm Life School and Blackstone College. At the age of 17, she started teaching in elementary school and taught for five years.

She served with her husband at many churches in Virginia. Taught Sunday School for over 60 years and was a member of Swansonville United Mehtodist Church. Served as interim pastor at Oakes Memorial Baptist Church for several months following her retirement.

Predeceased by three sisters, Pearl Virginia Wells Herndon, Danie Elizabeth Wells McDaniel and Lona Cray Wells; and five brothers, Earl Hylton Wells, Herman Lee Wells, Neal Edward Wells, Everett Luke Wells and Standford Howard Wells. Survived by four sisters and one brother.

Source - Danville Register & Bee
 
 
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 Parents:
  Howard Stern Wells (1877 - 1958)
  Lottie Pearl Boaze Wells (1886 - 1973)
 
 Spouse:
  Richard Clifford Barbour (1898 - 1991)*
 
 Siblings:
  Verta Margaret Wells Barbour (1905 - 2001)
  Earl Hylton Wells (1906 - 1992)*
  Herman Lee Wells (1908 - 1980)*
  Pearl Virginia Wells Herndon (1909 - 1985)*
  Danie Elizabeth Wells McDaniel (1911 - 1995)*
  Neal Edward Wells (1913 - 1914)*
  Ethel Wells Stanley (1915 - 2002)*
  Paulene Dicey Wells Burch (1917 - 2010)*
  Thelma Connie Wells Martin (1920 - 2010)*
  Everett Luke Wells (1922 - 1982)*
  Stanford Howard Wells (1925 - 1984)*
  Arlene Marie Wells Roach (1927 - 2011)*
  Lona Cray Wells (1929 - 1932)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Danville Memorial Gardens
Danville
Danville City
Virginia, USA
Plot: Crypt
 
Maintained by: Jack Mitchell
Originally Created by: Sandra Fisher
Record added: Apr 18, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5370169
Verta Margaret <i>Wells</i> Barbour
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Verta Margaret <i>Wells</i> Barbour
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