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David Leon Barber

July 21, 1953 ~ July 25, 2022 (age 69)

Obituary

David Leon Barber, age 69, a resident of Alabama Port, passed away in local hospital on July 25, 2022. David was born in Mobile, AL on July 21,1953.

He was preceded in death by his parents Mattie Lyons Pendleton & Amie Joseph Barber, his maternal grandmother Annie Hamilton Lyons, and his brother Edward D. Barber.

David is survived by his son Christopher Barber; 1 brother: Bryan Theriot;  5 sisters: Joan Barber, Ruth Barber Davidson (and her late husband Bill), Shirley Barber Gazzier (Glenn), Mona Lisa Theriot, and Diane Theriot Privett. David had many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. 

David worked his entire adult life at Schambeau's Food Store in Bayou La Batre until its closure then at Greer's in Bayou La Batre. David also liked to draw and watch wrestling with his younger brother Bryan. He liked old movies and TV family shows. He also liked writing stories and poems as well as creating songs. He was a gentle soul and always had smile for everyone. He will be missed by his family, friends, and community. 

 

Pallbearers: 

Edward Richey Jr., Jonathan Privett, Cody Privett, Bobby Privett Jr., Greg Davidson and Charles Barber. 

Honorary Pallbearers: 

Phillip Wayne Anderson Jr., Joshua Shoemaker, Austin Shoemaker and Robert Thompson. 

 

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Services

Visitation
Tuesday
August 2, 2022

9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Kenmar Family Funeral Home - Bayou Chapel
14250 South Wintzell Ave
Bayou La Batre, AL 36509

Funeral Service
Tuesday
August 2, 2022

10:30 AM
Kenmar Family Funeral Home - Bayou Chapel
14250 South Wintzell Ave
Bayou La Batre, AL 36509

Interment following funeral service
Tuesday
August 2, 2022

Oddfellows Cemetery
12450 Irvington Bayou La Batre Highway
Bayou La Batre, AL 36544

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