Lee (Lemoine) C. Barr
Winslow Alumni Class of 1946
October 05, 2008
Lee Lemoine C. Barr, 79, of Hopkinsville, KY, died Sunday, October 05, 2008 at his residence.
Born December 19, 1928 in Newburgh, he was the son of Russell Jennings and Frances Louise Curtis Barr.
He was a graduate of Winslow High School Class of 1946. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps. He was a graduate of Evansville College and worked as a high school teacher in Crossville, IL, as well as Reitz High School in Evansville. He also worked in sales.
In 1974, he joined the management team at Faultless Hardware in Hopkinsville, KY where he retired in 1990 after 30 years. He then worked at Pennyroyal Center in Princeton, KY until 1994.
He was a member of the First Presbyterian Church where he was a deacon.
Survivors include his wife Mary Jane Ellis Barr of Hopkinsville, KY; a brother, Ned Eugene Barr of Bargersville, IN; a sister, Jeannine Barr Potter of Stendal, IN; two grand-children and three great-grand-children.
He was preceded in death by his parents, sons, Brett Patrick Barr in 2004, Todd Michael Barr in 2006; daughter, Mary Lee Jones in 1993, and brother, Stanley Ray Barr.
Memorial services were at 11 a.m. Thursday, October 09, 2008 at Maddux-Fuqua-Hinton Funeral Home with Dr. Anthony Barta officiating.
Visitation was from 5-7:30 p.m. Wednesday, October 08, 2008 at the funeral home. His remains will be cremated.
Donations may be given to the Pennyroyal Hospice, 220 Hurley Ave, Hopkinsville, KY 42240, or Aaron McNeil Crisis Relief Center, 204 East 2nd St., Hopkinsville, KY 42240.