Mr. Archie Barfield Jr.

April 28, 1942July 6, 2013

Archie Barfield, Jr. age 71, of Signal Mountain passed away Saturday, July 6, 2013 at his home. He was born April 28, 1942 in Macon County, Georgia to the late Earlie and Archie Barfield, Sr. Mr. Barfield was a United States Army Veteran who served in Vietnam. He was retired from Shaw Industries after 20 years of service. He had volunteered for over 30 years as an Assistant Scoutmaster for the Boy Scouts of America. He was a loving and devoted husband and father and will be deeply missed by his family and friends. Survivors include his wife of 46 years, Ann Barfield of Signal Mountain; son, Kevin (Catherine) Barfield; daughter, Susan (Roger) Walia; grandchildren, Ellen Barfield and Landon Walia all of Atlanta. A memorial service will be held Tuesday at 2:00 p.m. in the East Chapel with Rev. Wayland Stewart officiating. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society. Arrangements are by the East Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory and Florist, 404 South Moore Road, Chattanooga, Tennessee 37412.


  • Memorial Service Tuesday, July 9, 2013

Mr. Archie Barfield Jr.

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Javier Figueroa

November 12, 2013

I had the privilege to work with Archie while I worked in Terza, Mexico.

I traveled with him a couple of times to Dalton and Leeds, UK and he always was a candid mentor and guide.

I'll never forget the many things he tought on handling business and working with people.

Rest in peace.


Mary Wilcock

August 30, 2013

I knew Archie when he was in the UK and worked for him at Carpets International for 7 years.
Archie was a great boss to me, very fair and I learned a lot from him
I'm sure he is greatly missed.

Rest in peace Archie


Emily Hendren

July 18, 2013

I am so sorry to hear about Mr. Barfield...I've known Susan since we were 6, and spent many days while growing up at their house. He was such a wonderful dad, and I have great memories of him. Thinking of all of you during this difficult time.

Bill Holland

July 13, 2013

Sorry for your loss. Hope that the kids and grand kids have learned a lot from Archie. Hope that you are coping and are moving forward.

Best Regards,


July 9, 2013

Archie will be solely missed by the staff at Diagnostic PET/CT. Archie was an inspiration to us by his fight for LIFE. He will not be forgotten.

Kathy Wiley & Charlotte Lovelady

Antonio Mohan

July 9, 2013

Enjoyed learning from Archie during his last few years at Shaw. Great mentor and friend.

July 8, 2013

Mike DuBose - It was my pleasure to work with Archie for several years. He was a real professional and fun to work with. He will be missed, my deepest condolences.

Sonya Baggett

July 8, 2013

Sonya Baggett - Shaw Industries Employee

I worked for Archie and he was a great inspiration. He stood by me as I battled my skin cancer and encouraged me to finish my education. GREAT Man!

I'm sorry for your loss and I'm thinking of your family. He LOVED Yall so much and shared some about you.