Nell M. Barron
March 10, 1931 – February 9, 2019
Nell M. Barron, age 87 of Homewood, passed away on Saturday, February 9, 2019. She was an active member of Edgewood Presbyterian Church since 1961. She served in the Choir, was one of the first women to serve as Deacon and Elder, and was President of Presbyterian Women’s Association “The Circle”. Mama Nell, as she was affectionately known, also enjoyed the many church functions and cooking her famous fried chicken. Mama Nell was preceded in death by her husband Preston B. Barron, Jr., her daughter Pamela B. Dodd her grandson Nathaniel Dodd, her parents and 7 siblings. She is survived by her son: Michael Barron; her grandsons: Jeremy Dodd (Dawn), Stanley Dodd and Michael Barron, Jr. her sister Josie McManus and by a host of extended family and friends. The family will receive friends on Tuesday, February 12, 2019 beginning at 11 am at Edgewood Presbyterian Church with the funeral service following at 1 pm. with Rev. Joe Genau and Rev. Sid Burgess officiating. Burial will follow at Elmwood Cemetery. Memorials in memory of Mama Nell Barron may be made to Edgewood Presbyterian Church Music Program, 850 Oxmoor Road, Homewood, Al 35209 or Presbyterian Home for Children, % Edgwood Presbyterian Church.
- Visitation Tuesday, February 12, 2019
- Funeral Service Tuesday, February 12, 2019