J.W. Butch Barber, 75, of Warren, died on December 8, 2018.

He was retired from Jefferson Regional Medical Center, a U.S. Navy veteran and a Baptist.

Mr. Barber was born on February 22, 1943 in Greenville, Mississippi, a son of the late Charles Barber and Kathleen Scott Barber.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Charles Sonny Barber and a sister, Billie Baldwin.

Mr. Barber is survived by his wife, Bessie Reba Jones Barber; a son, Jason Wayne Barber of Warren; daughers, Rebecca Lynn Shiver and her husband, Brad of Hamburg, and Gail Pearson of Dallas, Texas; a brother, Ronnie Barber and his wife, Evelyn, Wooster; sisters, Joann Lovelady of Hot Springs and Charlene Gammel of White Hall; four grandchildren, Carly Shiver, Briana Pearson, Rush Pearson and Bryce Pearson; two great grandchildren, Karter Price and Kynzlee Pearson.

A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, December 12 at 1:30 p.m. at Frazer’s Funeral Home in Warren.

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