James Monroe “Pops-Jimmy-Barbee” Barbee, Sr

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James Monroe “Pops-Jimmy-Barbee” Barbee, Sr

  • Birth 30 Aug 1913 Prince William County, Virginia, USA
  • Death 24 Feb 1998 Warrenton, Fauquier County, Virginia, USA
  • Burial Groveton, Prince William County, Virginia, USA
  • Plot Garden of Prayer, P11, Lot 541, Grave #2
  • Memorial ID 29553552

James Monroe Barbee, Sr. was the fourth son of Charles Andrew Barbee, Sr. and Mollie Virginia Cornwell. He was of the Old School Baptist faith and married Dorothy Marie Posey on May 2,1933 and they had six children: James Monroe Jr., Ray Edward, Alyce Mae, Elton ("Bill") Leroy, Larry Oliver and Charles Ashby. James and Dorothy were married 52 years at the time of her death on December 9, 1985. The Barbees raised hogs and chickens and had a huge garden to feed their family. James retired in 1975 from the Virginia Dept. of Transportation as a superintendent with more than 21 years of service. James "Pops" in his better days loved to dip herring, garden, read western books and watch T.V. At the time of his death, James had been a resident for almost 10 years at Oak Springs Nursing Home in Warrenton.


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  • Created by: Terry Hall
  • Added: 4 Sep 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 29553552
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for James Monroe “Pops-Jimmy-Barbee” Barbee, Sr (30 Aug 1913–24 Feb 1998), Find A Grave Memorial no. 29553552, citing Stonewall Memory Gardens, Groveton, Prince William County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Terry Hall (contributor 47046007) .