Georgia Mae Barber

Georgia Mae Barber

The Messenger. 12.24.07
Georgia Mae Barber, 69, of Obion died Dec. 22, 2007, at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital in Jackson.
Services will be Thursday at 1 p.m. at Ridgely Church of God of Prophecy, with the Rev. Clayton Mahan officiating. Burial will follow in New Haven Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Daryl Barber, Shawn Barber, Eugene Goodale, Stacy Starnes, Chris Walley and Donnie Tolley.
Friends may call from 5:30-8 p.m. Wednesday at the Ridgely chapel of Dyersburg Funeral Home, which is in charge of arrangements.
She was the widow of John R. Barber.
A retired factory worker, she enjoyed crocheting, craftwork and gardening.
She is survived by three daughters, Diane Scott of Arkansas, Linda Zumwalt of Johnson City, Ill., and Carol Goodale; two sons, Daryl Barber of Obion and Ronnie Barber of Mountain City; a grandson whom she raised, Tyler James Barber of Obion; six sisters, Mary Helen Murphy and Shirley Gibbs, both of Dowelltown, Bonnie Howell of Smithville, Dorothy Neil of Woodbury, Betty Jo Hancock of McMinnville and Sue Mitchell of Cookeville; four brothers, H.B. Baker of Lansing, Mich., Billy Ray Baker of Tiptonville and Glenn Baker and Jimmy Earl Baker, both of Smithville; 12 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by her parents, Walter Richard Baker Sr. and Virginia Louise (Tarr) Baker; and two sons, Terry Barber and Richard Earl Barber.

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