Amos Kenneth Barber 1931-2021
Amos Kenneth Barber was welcomed into the arms of his Heavenly Father on Sunday April 18, 2021. He was born December 3, 1931, in Blossom, Texas to Lee Roy Barber and Esther Lambert Barber. Kenneth proudly served his country on the frontlines in Korea. He served his Lord and Savior many years as a deacon at Powderly Baptist Church and he rested in the assurance of his personal relationship with Jesus Christ. He served his community for several years in construction including nine years for NLISD. But mostly he served his family. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather and brother. He married Wanda June McFadden on October 27, 1951, and had sixty-nine wonderful years together. Kenneth was preceded in death by his parents, three brothers Harold, Bill and Travis Barber, 2 sisters Virginia Williams and Alta Fogleman. Survivors include his wife, two children, Ken Barber and wife Gail of Powderly, Texas. Frances Bush and husband Jack of Cooper, Texas. Grandchildren and great-grandchildren Clint and Kaci Barber, Kallan, Kylie and Chase. Patrick Barber, Aaron and Ainslea. Eric and Jeanni Barber, Erica, Sadya, Victoria and Viviana. April and Casey Blount, Ashlyn, Emma Jane and Bryce. Wesley and Ashlee Bush, Presley and Scarlett. Anna and Chris Felts, Rylan, Casyn and Addisyn. A sister Patsy Crane along with several nieces and nephews and a host of friends. We are not here to say goodbye but we have comfort knowing we will meet again. Funeral services were held April 21, 2021, Roden Pryor Funeral Home with Pastor Mike Jones officiating. Interment followed at Providence Cemetery. Named to serve as pallbearers were Clint Barber, Kallan Barber, Wesley Bush, Casey Blount, Chris Felts and Rylan Felts.
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