Funeral services for Mrs. Tommy Lou Taylor Barr were held at 1 p.m. on Thursday, September 24, 2015, at Edmonds Funeral Home in Jonesboro. Bro. John Rushing
and Bro. Kurt Auger officiated the services. Interment followed in the Jonesboro Cemetery. Visitation was held on Tuesday, September 23, 2015 from 6-8pm at Mt.
Tabor Baptist Church in Farmerville and also from 11-1pm on Thursday, September
24, 2015 in Jonesboro.
She is survived by: Two daughters – Mary Enid Melton of Farmerville and Cara Louisa Rockett and husband Ricky of Downsville; a son, William “Bill” E. Barr Jr., and wife Diane of Farmerville; five grandchildren – Shane Melton, Jennifer Boyce, Wendy Dye, Marc Rockett, Will Barr and also seven great-grandchildren; as well as a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and a great friend, Doshie Goodjoint.
Mrs. Barr was preceded in death by: Her parents, Stella Blanche and Thomas Franklin Taylor; her husband, William Edwin Barr; a sister, Rosemary McDonald.
Serving as pallbearers were Shane Melton, Shane Dye, Marc Rockett, Will Barr, Shannon Boyce and Dylan Yakaboski.
Honorary pallbearers were, Rick Keith and The Staff of Jackson Parish Bank.