|Birth: ||Jan. 17, 1981|
|Death: ||Jan. 13, 2002|
Brandon Barbee, age 21 of Blountstown, passed away Monday Jan 13, 2002 in Troy, Ala.
Born in Tallahassee, he was a life long resident of Blountstown. He graduated from Blountstown High School in 1999 and was a junior, majoring in criminal justice, at Troy State College where he had received a Bull Riding scholarship.
Brandon began bull riding at a young age and started riding pro at the age of 17. He was a member if the Southern Professional Bull riders Association and a first year National Intercollegiate Rodeo Association cardholder. Aside from his activities in the rodeo ring and the classroom he was a member of the ROTC and in the National Guard.
Survivors include his parents, Logan and Georgia Barbee of Blountstown; two brothers Mathew Barbee of Houston, Texas, and Jim Barbee of Blountstown; his grandparents, James and Myrtle Pelt, and Brownie and Hilma Barbee, all of Blountstown.
Funeral Services were held Thursday, Jan. 16, at First Baptist Church in Blountstown with Reverend Tom Stallworth officiating. Interment followed in the Nettle Ridge Cemetery in Blountstown.
Note: one of his friends pointed out that the year of death is wrong on marker so i was asked to add obit.
Nettle Ridge Cemetery
Created by: marsha white
Record added: Mar 14, 2013
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