Henry T. Barber Jr.
Henry Thomas “Tom” Barber, 60, of Blowing Rock, died Monday, Oct. 10, 2011, at Carolinas Medical Center, in Charlotte.
Funeral services will be conducted at 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 16, at Middle Fork Baptist Church. The family will receive friends from 1:30 to 3 p.m. Sunday, at the church. Burial will follow in the Cool Springs Community Cemetery.
Born in Pinehurst, he was a son of Raymond P. and Doris Colleen McKensie Barber. He retired as superintendent of the water treatment plant in Southern Pines.
He is survived by his wife, Brenda Carlton Barber; two sons, Staff Sgt. Matthew Bradley Bettini and wife, Sharon, of Carthage, and Henry Barber, of Blowing Rock; three grandchildren, Desiree, Victoria and Zachary Bettini; one sister, Helen Hooks and husband, Richard, one sister-in-law, Panda Barber Scarborough and husband, Ronnie, all of Pinehurst; and his father-in-law, Paul Carlton, of Blowing Rock.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, Butch, Bill and Richard Barber.
Flowers are appreciated, or memorials may be made to a charity of one’s choice. Online condolences may made at austinandbarnesfuneralhome.com.
Austin and Barnes Funeral Home and Crematory of Boone is serving the Barber family.