Oscar Jackson Barbour
September 7, 1927 – February 16, 2020
Oscar Jackson Barbour, 92, of Madison Heights passed away Sunday, February 16, 2020 at his residence. He was the husband of the late Alice Walsh Barbour for 47 years.
Born September 7, 1927 in Sycamore, Virginia he was a son of the late Elijah Jackson Barbour and Eddie Julian Barbour. Oscar was a retired paint contractor who started his own successful family owned company called Barbour Paint Contractors in 1964 and was a member Wesleyan Methodist Church in Altavista.
He was preceded in death by two sisters, Janie Weeks and Florine Edwards; and a brother Andy Barbour.
He is survived by his children, a daughter, Debbie Middleton and her husband Butch, of Madison Heights; two sons, Dennis Barbour and his wife Melody, of Bedford and Kendall Barbour and his wife Leslie, of Lynchburg; two grandchildren, Daniel Barbour and his girlfriend Jessica, and Brittany Barbour and her boyfriend Joshua Bennett; a great grandson, Jackson Barbour; seven step grandchildren, Travis, Brenn, Camryn, D.J., Diana, Danielle and Troy; a special niece, Joyce Harris; three special friends, Thelma Cumbie, Janet Barbour and Ken Gilbert; and many other nieces and nephews.
A funeral service will be conducted 1:00 pm Thursday, February 20, 2020 in the chapel of Whitten Monelison with Pastor Donnie Stevens officiating. Burial will follow in Fort Hill Cemetery. Family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.
- Visitation prior to service Thursday, February 20, 2020
- Funeral Service Thursday, February 20, 2020
- Burial Thursday, February 20, 2020
Oscar Jackson Barbour
February 19, 2020
We are so saddened by the loss of a lifelong friend. So many wonderful memories that will be forever in our hearts. He was a very special person in so many ways. The many visits and long conversations we shared will surely be missed. God bless you Debbie and all your family.
Orin and daughter Deborah
February 18, 2020
Mr Barbour was such a sweet man, I've seen him at the cardio office for the last 7 years. I am going to miss him coming in with his daughter who took such good care of him! *hugs* to you all!