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 Doris Audrey <I>Barnes</I> Barber

Doris Audrey Barnes Barber

Birth
Gresham, York County, Nebraska, USA
Death 7 Feb 2009 (aged 87)
Carpinteria, Santa Barbara County, California, USA
Burial Carpinteria, Santa Barbara County, California, USA
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Doris Audrey Barnes-Barber, 87, of Carpinteria, Calif., died Saturday, Feb. 7, 2009 at home surrounded by her loving daughter, friends, and caregivers.

Doris was born in Shelby July 31, 1921. She and her twin brother, Dean, were born to Silas Barnes and Vera Harbert-Barnes and lived in Gresham where she graduated from Gresham High School.

In 1939, she married Wayne "Gene" Barber and they moved to Carpinteria, Calif., where they lived together until Gene's death in 2006 shortly after they celebrated their 67th wedding anniversary.

Doris worked in the lemon industry for years at both Carpinteria Lemon and Carpinteria Mutual. Later she worked at the Main School cafeteria where she fed the children of Carpinteria for 23 years until she retired in 1983. Her specialty was baking and she will be remembered for her delicious cookies, yeast breads and welcoming smile.

She is survived by her daughter, Margaret Bartlett; son-in-law, Ronald Bartlett; brother, Dean Barnes; grandsons, Neal Bartlett and Quinn Grove and great-granddaughter, Cassidy Grove; step-grandchildren, Paul and Andrew Bartlett; and step-great-grandchildren, Matthew and Brianna Bartlett. She will be remembered by all for her devotion to her family, extended family and friends and for her courage.


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  • Added: 15 Feb 2009
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  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Doris Audrey Barnes Barber (31 Jul 1921–7 Feb 2009), Find A Grave Memorial no. 33882595, citing Carpinteria Cemetery, Carpinteria, Santa Barbara County, California, USA ; Maintained by nbartlett (contributor 46883835) .