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Vernon Paul Barbour
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Birth: Nov. 25, 1916
Death: Oct. 1, 2002

Martinsville Bulletin
Vernon Barbour, Sr.
Died Tuesday, October 1, 2002
Oct 2, 2002

Vernon Paul Barbour Sr., 85, of 155 Ferrell Lane, Axton, died Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2002, at the Blue Ridge Rehab Center in Martinsville.

Born Nov. 25, 1916, in Pittsylvania County, he was a son of the late James Millard Barbour and the late Gertrude Hines Barbour. His wife, Louise Ferrell Barbour, died Nov. 29, 1994. He also was preceded in death by a son, Paul Barbour; a brother, Edward Toler Barbour; and two sisters, Edith Barbour and Beatrice Meadows.

He was a World War II Army veteran and had resided in the Axton community most of his life. He retired as a shipping clerk at Bassett Furniture Industries after 30 years of service.

Surviving are three daughters, Joyce Agee and Sandra Swinney, both of Axton, and Verna Herring of Martinsville; one son, Steve Barbour of Axton; four sisters, Callie Jones of Danville, Catherine Moore of Fieldale, and Boyard Barbour and Elizabeth Williams, both of Danville; nine half-brothers and sisters; nine grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

 
 
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 Parents:
  James Millard Barbour (1860 - 1944)
  Gertrude Hines Barbour (1888 - 1973)
 
 Spouse:
  Louise Farrell Barbour (1923 - 1994)*
 
 Children:
  Vernon Paul Barbour (1952 - 2001)*
 
 Siblings:
  Bruce James Barbour (1886 - 1974)**
  Benjamin Singleton Barbour (1888 - 1971)**
  Posey Lester Barbour (1889 - 1977)**
  Thomas Ernest Barbour (1893 - 1971)**
  Richard Clifford Barbour (1898 - 1991)**
  Mary Curtis Barbour Oakes Gregory (1902 - 1980)**
  Edward Toler Barbour (1906 - 1997)*
  Callie Belle Barbour Jones (1908 - 2005)*
  Catherine Fuller Barbour Moore (1912 - 2006)*
  Vernon Paul Barbour (1916 - 2002)
  Lillian Beatrice Barbour Meadows (1919 - 1997)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Danville Memorial Gardens
Danville
Danville City
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: FRWild
Record added: Jan 05, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 83018700
Vernon Paul Barbour
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Vernon Paul Barbour
Added by: Ed Townsend
 
Vernon Paul Barbour
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