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Obituary: Loretta Faye Barbre


Loretta Faye Barbre, age 87, of Nashville, Ark., died Monday, Feb. 27, 2023, in Murfreesboro, Ark. She was born Dec. 11, 1935, the daughter of the late Roy Lemons and Opal Westfall Lemons.

Mrs. Barbre was a member of Antioch Baptist Church in Nashville.

She, alongside her husband Eldon Barbre, owned Barbre’s Appliance Service for 33 years.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Walter Eldon Barbre, one son, Bruce Edwin Barbre, her sister, Billie Maxwell, and one son-in-law, Lee Dean.

Survivors include: one daughter, Rose Dean of Murfreesboro, Ark.; one son Tim Barbre of Ozan, Ark.;  one daughter-in-law Mary Jean Barbre of Murfreesboro, Ark.; a brother Roy Leo Lemons and wife Connie of Strong, Ark.; five grandchildren Kevin Terry, Lisa Harvill and husband Steve, Richard Barbre and wife Nicole, Tyler Barbre, and Carissa Barbre; three great-grandchildren Austin Terry and Alexis Gartman, Cord Harvill, and Adeline Barbre; her special friend Lucy Wilson of Murfreesboro, Ark.; as well as several nieces, nephews, and friends.

Visitation will be 6:00 to 8:00 p.m., Wednesday, March 1, at Latimer Funeral Home in Nashville.

Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m., Thursday, March 2, at Latimer Funeral Home in Nashville, with Bro. Jimmy Dale and Bro. Brad Lemons officiating.

Burial will follow in Academy Cemetery under the direction of Latimer Funeral Home in Nashville.

You may send an online sympathy message at www.latimerfuneralhome.com.