Louie Ray Barber

August 29, 1934July 30, 2022
Obituary of Louie Ray Barber
Louie Ray Barber, age 87, of Redding, California passed away on Saturday, July 30, 2022. Louie was born August 29, 1934 in Paris, Texas to Julia Butler Barber and Lloyd Barber. Louie served in the Navy as a Gunners Mate on the USS Kearsarge. He belonged to the National Guard in Lakeview, Oregon. Louie spent his career working in Lumber Mills for 48 years. He was also a member of the Odd Fellows Redding Lodge #271. Louie is survived by his wife, Darlene Rae Barber; his son Raymond Lloyd Barber (Kristin) of Red Bluff, California; his brother Bob Barber (Audrey) of Cottonwood, California, his brother Douglas Barber (Brenda) of Cottonwood, California and his sister Francis Morrill of Lakeview, Oregon; his grandson Jonathan Barber, his granddaughter Stephanie Topete, his granddaughter Shannon McMullen (James), his great grandson Elias McMullen, his great grandson Theo McMullen, his great granddaughter Faith Topete, his great granddaughter Lucy Topete and his granddog Bentley. Louie was preceded in death by his daughter Lorene Kay Barber; his father Lloyd Barber and his mother Julia Butler Barber. A graveside service for Louie will be held Thursday, August 11, 2022 at 10:00 AM at Redding Memorial Park, 1201 Continental St., Redding, California 96001. Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at for the Barber family.

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  • Lloyd Barber Father (deceased)
  • Julia Butler Barber Mother (deceased)
  • Bob Barber (Audrey) Brother
  • Douglas Barber (Brenda) Brother
  • Francis Morrill Brother
  • Darlene Rae Barber Wife
  • Raymond Lloyd Barber (Kirstin) Son
  • Lorene Kay Barber Daughter (deceased)
  • Jonathan Barber Grandson
  • Stephanie Topete Granddaughter
  • Shannon McMullen (James) Granddaughter
  • Elias McMullen Great Grandson
  • Theo McMullen Great Grandson
  • Faith Topete Great Granddaughter
  • Lucy Topete Great Granddaughter
  • Bentley Granddog

Past Services

Thursday, August 11, 2022

Graveside Service