Bruce Barr

April 18, 1943 ~ September 30, 2019 (age 76)


David Bruce Barr, age 76, of Willisburg, passed away at 5:20 p.m., Monday, September 30, 2019 at the Norton Hospital in Louisville.

He was born in Dayton, Ohio on April 18, 1943 to the late James Chressel and Anna Lou Tennill Barr.

He was a member of the J. Speed Smith Masonic Lodge # 298 F & AM of Willisburg; a 1961 graduate of Willisburg High School and a retired employee of General Electric.

Preceding him in death was his wife, Wanda Brothers Barr on September 4, 2009.

Survivors include two sons, Stacy Barr and his wife, Beth and Justin Barr of Willisburg; two grandchildren, Stacia Barr Burton and her husband, Nathan and Derek Barr and one great grandson, Hunter Burton.

Funeral services were held at 1:00 p.m., Friday, October 4th at the Carey & Son Funeral Home with Rev. Aaron Sherrell, pastor of the Springfield Baptist Church, officiating.

Burial was in the Evergreen Cemetery at Willisburg.

Serving as pallbearers were Aaron Hale, Gary Curtsinger, Mark Bishop, Cody Bishop, Timmy Stine and Casey Stine.

Visitation was from 4 until 8 Thursday at the Carey & Son Funeral Home.

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October 3, 2019

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Carey & Son Funeral Home
216 E Main St
Springfield, KY 40069

Funeral Service
October 4, 2019

1:00 PM
Carey & Son Funeral Home
216 E Main St
Springfield, KY 40069

Interment following funeral service
October 4, 2019

Evergreen Cemetery - Willisburg
Lawrenceburg Road
Willisburg, KY 40078

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