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 Alma <I>Grissom</I> Barber

Alma Grissom Barber

Ratliff, Itawamba County, Mississippi, USA
Death 19 Sep 1949 (aged 74)
Itawamba County, Mississippi, USA
Burial Ratliff, Itawamba County, Mississippi, USA
Memorial ID 53076413 · View Source
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Married John Thomas Barber on Jan. 12, 1898 Itawamba Co. Miss.

John and Alma were parents to 6 children
Evye Barber, Velta Barber, Tula Barber
Un-named infant, Doyle Barber & Syble Barber


Mrs. Alma Grissom Barber, 75, beloved
member of the Centerville Community,
died at her home on September 19,1949
after an extended illness.

Services were conducted Sept. 20th at the
Oak Grove Cemetery, with Pegues Funeral
Home in charge of the arrangements.

Daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Hiram Grissom of
the Centerville Community, she was married
to John T. Barber over 51 years ago. She was
a member of the Oak Grove Church for more
than half a century.

She leaves her husabnd; four daughters,
Mrs. Tula Johnson, and Mrs. Sam Bourland of
Tupelo, Mrs. Evie Whitaker, and Mrs. Sibyl
Barber of Centerville; six grandchildren, two
great grandchildren and four sisters, Mrs.
Wannie Thomas of Centerville, Mrs. Maude
Forbus of Baldwyn, Mrs. Ella Kellum and Mrs.
Lena Boren of Texas

(Obit. was courtesy of Bennie Barber.)


She Died As She Lived
Trusting In God.





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  • Find A Grave Memorial 53076413
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Alma Grissom Barber (22 Dec 1874–19 Sep 1949), Find A Grave Memorial no. 53076413, citing Oak Grove Cemetery, Ratliff, Itawamba County, Mississippi, USA ; Maintained by Bonnie (contributor 47042521) .