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Joseph Edward Barr
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Birth: Jun. 28, 1898
Meade County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Dec. 24, 1968
Meade County
Kentucky, USA

obituary from Phil Burch

Funeral services were held Friday, December 27, 1968 at 10:00 a.m. for Mr. Joseph Edward Barr, 70 years old who died December 24th at his home in Rhodelia. Services were from St. Theresa Church conducted by Father Robert A. Brown. Interment followed in the church cemetery, directed by the Jenkins-Sturgeon Funeral Home. Pallbearers were Charles Redmon, James Redmon, Norman Greenwell, Mike Popham, Alva Morgan, and Mertis Morgan. Mr. Barr was born June 28, 1898 in Meade County, a son of Charles C. Barr and Sarah H. Vessels Barr. He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Anna M. Barr of Louisville; 4 sons, Joseph Leon Barr and Robert A. Barr of Rhodelia; Francis Edward Barr, Payneville, Stephen A. Barr, Louisville; 4 step-sons, Henry L. McMahan, Mt Washington, KY, Joseph E. McMahan, Valley Station, Jacob E. McMahan, Louisville, William R. McMahan, Quantico, VA; 1 stepdaughter, Mrs. Mary Catherine Knott of Louisville; 11 grandchildren and 1 brother, Peter L. Barr of Chicago, IL. Rosary service was held Thursday, Dec. 26th 8:00 p.m. in the chapel of Jenkins-Sturgeon Funeral Home.
Family links: 
  Charles Columbus Barr (1858 - 1923)
  Sarah Harriet Vessels Barr (1861 - 1934)
  Frances Gertrude Rhodes Barr (1900 - 1933)
  Joseph Leon Barr*
  Mary Emma Barr (1884 - 1884)*
  Joseph Paul Barr (1891 - 1891)*
  Ora Ellen Barr Greenwell (1893 - 1965)*
  Lillian Ephrasia Barr Redman (1895 - 1965)*
  Martha Emma Barr Pike (1896 - 1926)*
  Joseph Edward Barr (1898 - 1968)
*Calculated relationship
Saint Theresa Cemetery
Meade County
Kentucky, USA
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Record added: Apr 29, 2009
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