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Ollie Bell Barber
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Birth: Feb. 8, 1925
Canton
Van Zandt County
Texas, USA
Death: Mar. 18, 1937
New London
Rusk County
Texas, USA

Ollie Bell Barber died in the New London School explosion on March 18, 1937. He was 12 years old.

He was born on February 8, 1925 in Canton, Texas to Robert Clifford Barber (1899-1933) and Mary Octavia Thompson (1901-1971). He had five siblings: Helen Rivers Barber Bagget, Ruby Viola Barber Sheppard, William Clifford Barber, Virgil LeRoy Barber and Mary Jewel Barber Hooper.

Ollie's cousin, Arden Leon Barber, also died in the explosion. (bio by: Dennis Alan Deel) 
 
Inscription:
Asleep In Jesus
 
Note: Killed in the London, TX school natural gas explosion of 1937.
 
Burial:
Pleasant Hill Cemetery
New London
Rusk County
Texas, USA
 
Maintained by: Men Devo
Originally Created by: MB
Record added: Jun 15, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5544390
Ollie Bell Barber
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Ollie Bell Barber
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