Marion Calvin Barber

Marion Calvin Barber

Birth
Arkansas, USA
Death 21 May 2019 (aged 81)
Tupelo, Lee County, Mississippi, USA
Burial Prentiss County, Mississippi, USA
Memorial ID 199346002 · View Source
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Marion Calvin Barber Marietta- Marion Calvin Barber, age 81, passed away on Tuesday, May 21, 2019 at the NMMC. He was born in Dale, Ark and moved to Mississippi in 1948. He was a gospel preacher for over 50 years. He was part of the first graduating class of the Memphis School of Preaching. He graduated from Marietta High School and from Diesel Mechanic School. He served as an elder at Oak Ridge Church of Christ and Zion Rest Church of Christ. Funeral services will be at Zion Rest Church of Christ on Thursday, May 22, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. with Minister Tony Brown and Minister Clyde Mize officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Waters Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. He leaves to cherish his memories a devoted wife of 62 years, Joyce Greene Barber; (3) children, Jim Barber (Brenda), Nora Brown (Tony) and Eunice Frederick (Barry); (8) grandchildren, Deana Wyers (David), Kadee Jenkins (Andrew), Andrew Brown (Whitnie), B.J. Frederick, Codey Frederick (Kelsie), Kacie Barber (Tyler), Dalton Frederick and Ashlyn Frederick; (6) great-grandchildren, Tripp Wyers, Georgia Kate Brown, Mamie Grace Jenkins, Sam Henry Wyers, Hadley Brown and Swayze Brown; (4) sisters, Rose Owens, Johnnie Carter (Ralph), Hazel Harris and Loyce Holley (Jamie); (2) brothers, Boyce Barber (Joyce) and James C. Barber (Patricia); host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, J.C. and Bessie Taylor Barber; brother-in-law, James O. Owens and a nephew, Ronny Johnson. Pallbearers will be his grandsons, great grandsons and grandson-in-laws. Honorary pallbearers will be his fellow Church of Christ Ministers and Elders and Deacons of Zion Rest Church of Christ.


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  • Created by: Tom Childers
  • Added: 22 May 2019
  • Find a Grave Memorial 199346002
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Marion Calvin Barber (28 Feb 1938–21 May 2019), Find a Grave Memorial no. 199346002, citing Zion Rest Cemetery, Prentiss County, Mississippi, USA ; Maintained by Tom Childers (contributor 46515204) Cremated.