John W. Barber, 39, died June 23, 2001 in his residence in Georgia. Mr. Barber was a native of Portsmouth
Mr. Barber was predeceased by his mother, Genevieve Henderson. Survivors include: father, Charles Barber; daughters, Samantha and Amanda Barber; son, John Thomas Barber of Chesapeake, son, Alex Barber of New York; daughter, McKenzie Barber; stepson, Daniel Day of Georgia; sisters, Bonnie Whisenant, Charlotte Christesen, Jessie Paradis, Karen Snapp, Carolyn Jett all from Maine; sister, Marilyn Jett of Portsmouth; brothers, Gene Young, Chuck Barber of Virginia Beach; Stan Young of Maine; T.J. Henderson of Portsmouth; Morris Barber and Hersey Barber of North Carolina.
A graveside service will be held on Thursday, June 28, 2001 at 11:00 am at Nansemond Suffolk Cemetery.
The family will receive friends at Altmeyer Funeral Home Virginia Beach chapel on Wednesday, June 27, 2001 from 7-9:00 pm.