|Birth: ||Jun. 25, 1905|
|Death: ||Sep. 19, 2005|
DANVILLE, Va. - Claudia Hyler Barber, of 11748 Martinsville Highway, died Monday, September 19, 2005 at Danville Regional Medical Center.
Born June 25, 1905, in the Brosville community of Pittsylvania County, she was a daughter of the late George Martin Hyler and Elizabeth Ransom Hyler.
She was educated in the public schools of Pittsylvania County and was a graduate of Brosville High School. She was a homemaker and charter member of Brosville United Methodist Church.
On March 18, 1925, she married Jesse Lee Barber, who predeceased her on June 5, 1959.
She is survived by one daughter, Hilda Barber Estes of North Hills, Calif.; four sons, Jesse "Buddy" Barber of Hopewell, Va., Gerald R. "Dink" Barber of Chester, Va., the Rev. James Randy Barber and Julian "Joe" Barber, both of Danville; 13 grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was predeceased by a daughter, Doris Jean Barber Welch; four sisters, Virginia Perkins, Dora Oakes, Maude Davis and Vesta McDaniel; and three brothers, Emerson Hyler, Hugh Hyler, and Jasper Hyler.
The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Sept. 23 at Brosville United Methodist Church with the Rev. Richard Wilcox officiating. Interment will be in Danville Memorial Gardens.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday at Swicegood Funeral Home and at other times they will be at the residence, 11748 Martinsville Highway.
Swicegood Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Published in Danville and Rockingham County from September 21 to September 22, 2005
Jesse Lee Barber (1902 - 1959)
Hilda Barber Estes (1926 - 2010)*
Danville Memorial Gardens
Created by: larry eanes
Record added: Aug 10, 2012
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