Phyllis "Jean" Barbour


Phyllis “Jean” Barbour, 81, of Grantsville, MD, passed peacefully surrounded by her family Thursday, April 20, 2017, at her residence.

Born August 5, 1935, in Clinch Mountain, VA, she was the daughter of the late Mary Lee (Hartsock) Dixon. She was also preceded in death by two sons, Robert Carl Barbour and David Raymond Barbour and one daughter, Dawn Elizabeth Geasey.

Mrs. Barbour was a homemaker.

She is survived by her husband, Frederick Walter “Buzz” Barbour; three daughters, Sandra Lee Barbour, Susan Marie Bennett and Laura Jean Pleines, all of Grantsville; 16 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. She was one of 15 children.

At Phyllis’ request, she will be cremated and no services are planned at this time.

Newman Funeral Homes, P.A., 179 Miller St., Grantsville, is in charge of cremation arrangements.

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Chloe Stapp

I am very sorry to hear about the loss of Jean. May the fond memories you have always bring you comfort. Please know that our Almighty Father cares deeply. He will "bind up the broken-hearted and comfort all who mourn"-Isa. 61:1,2

 Posted May 6, 2017 - 11:40am

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