OBITUARY

Timothy Lewis Barber

April 14, 1950November 3, 2020
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Timothy Lewis Barber went home to be with Jesus on Tuesday, November 3, 2020 after spending a little over 70 years with us. A true Georgian, Tim was born at Grady Hospital on April 14, 1950. He honorably served his country as a US Marine during the Vietnam War as 1st Lance Corporal. After returning home, he met and married his wife, Mazie, in August 1974 and they started their journey of raising a family. Tim started his 40+ year career as a flooring contactor, but never gave up his true love of flying and airplanes. He obtained his pilot’s license and enjoyed flying personal planes with his friends. Tim loved building and flying model airplanes as well. He was an avid guitar player and always had music playing. In recent years he enjoyed watching his grandsons play sports and spending time with family and pets.

Tim is preceded in death by his parents, Francis Swaney and Guy Barber.

He lovingly watches over his survivors: adored wife of 46 years, Mazie Diana Barber; his daughter, Kelley, and her husband Kevin Kee of Pike County; his son, Adam Barber of Douglasville. His two grandsons, Evan and Dylan Kee of Pike County; one brother and best friend, Chris Barber of Douglasville; 3 sisters, Deborah McGuire, Denise Thomas and Sharon Blair and their respective families.

The family will receive friends in the Rosehaven Chapel on Saturday November 7, 2020 from 11:00 am until 1:00 pm. A graveside service with Military Honors – flag presentation with taps will begin at 1:00 pm. Serving as pallbearers will be Adam Barber, Jon Greene, Kevin Kee, Dean Morgan, and Evan Kee.

Please take time to leave condolences with the family or share memories of Tim by visiting www.WhitleyGarner.com

Services have been entrusted to the care of Whitley-Garner at Rosehaven Funeral Home, 8640 Rose Avenue, Douglasville, Georgia 30134

  • FAMILY

  • Francis Swaney Barber, Mother (deceased)
  • Guy Barber, Father (deceased)
  • Loving wife of 46 years, Mazie Diana Barber, Spouse
  • Kelley Kee (Kevin), Daughter
  • Adam Barber, Son
  • Evan Kee, Grandson
  • Dylan Kee, Grandson
  • Chris Barber, Brother
  • Deborah McGuire, Sister
  • Denise Thomas, Sister
  • Sharon Blair, Sister
  • Tim also leaves behind numerous other loved ones, family, and friends.

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Services

  • Visitation

    Saturday, November 7, 2020

  • Family Graveside Service

    Saturday, November 7, 2020

Memories

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Robin Darby

November 6, 2020

I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you , Mazie and your family. Love you, Robin Darby

Debra Mayfield

November 6, 2020

The staff of Whitley-Garner at Rosehaven Funeral Home and Memorial Park would like to extend our most sincere condolence to the Barber Family. We would like to thank you for entrusting the care of your loved one into our hands. Please remember you are not alone and we will always be here for you.

Audra Hembree

November 5, 2020

Mazie, praying for Gods comfort during these difficult times. Love you!

Gaynelle Owen

November 5, 2020

Y'all are in our thoughts and prayers.

Jan McCann

November 5, 2020

So sad for you all.I wish I could be with you during the difficult time in your lives.Please know you all are prayed for peace and love.

James Hopper

November 5, 2020

I am very sorry for your loss sis...may God be with you at these times...I love you

Dolen Hopper

November 5, 2020

Hello, Tim's family,may you encourage each other in this time of Grief.

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Biography

Timothy Lewis Barber went home to be with Jesus on Tuesday, November 3, 2020 after spending a little over 70 years with us. A true Georgian, Tim was born at Grady Hospital on April 14, 1950. He honorably served his country as a US Marine during the Vietnam War as 1st Lance Corporal. After returning home, he met and married his wife, Mazie, in August 1974 and they started their journey of raising a family. Tim started his 40+ year career as a flooring contactor, but never gave up his true love of flying and airplanes. He obtained his pilot’s license and enjoyed flying personal planes with his friends. Tim loved building and flying model airplanes as well. He was an avid guitar player and always had music playing. In recent years he enjoyed watching his grandsons play sports and spending time with family and pets.

Tim is preceded in death by his parents, Francis Swaney and Guy Barber.

He lovingly watches over his survivors: adored wife of 46 years, Mazie Diana Barber; his daughter, Kelley, and her husband Kevin Kee of Pike County; his son, Adam Barber of Douglasville. His two grandsons, Evan and Dylan Kee of Pike County; one brother and best friend, Chris Barber of Douglasville; 3 sisters, Deborah McGuire, Denise Thomas and Sharon Blair and their respective families.

The family will receive friends in the Rosehaven Chapel on Saturday November 7, 2020 from 11:00 am until 1:00 pm. A graveside service with Military Honors – flag presentation with taps will begin at 1:00 pm. Serving as pallbearers will be Adam Barber, Jon Greene, Kevin Kee, Dean Morgan, and Evan Kee.

Please take time to leave condolences with the family or share memories of Tim by visiting www.WhitleyGarner.com

Services have been entrusted to the care of Whitley-Garner at Rosehaven Funeral Home, 8640 Rose Avenue, Douglasville, Georgia 30134

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