Robert W. Barber, age 81, of Greenville, passed away Friday, September 18, in Helia Healthcare. Graveside funeral services for 81 year-old Robert W. Barber will be Wednesday, September 30, at 10:00 a.m., in Mt. Auburn Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to the Woburn Church of Christ. The Donnell-Wiegand Funeral Home in Greenville is in charge of arrangements.
Robert William Barber, the son of Edwin William and Loverna Clare (Endicott) Barber, was born December 29, 1933 in LaPorte, Indiana. Robert graduated from Graceway High School, Ferndale, Michigan with the class of 1954. He worked for Burton Abstract and Title Company in Michigan, City of Milan in Michigan, Scott Air Force Base, O’Fallon, Illinois in the commissary, Howard Johnson in Collinsville, Illinois and Fayco Enterprises in Vandalia, Illinois. Robert moved to Greenville in the early 1970’s. He was a member of the Pittsburg Free Methodist Church and had been attending the Woburn Church of Christ most recently.
Robert is survived by 2 sisters: Bonnie Tidball of Greenville, Illinois, and Loverna McCormick of Leesburg, VA. Also surviving are several nieces and nephews and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, a brother Donald Barber at birth and sisters Marilyn Bonney and Louise George.
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Greenville, IL 62246