SMITHFIELD, VA - Mary Margaret McCutcheon Barr, 91, passed away Thursday, February 14, 2013. She was born June 22, 1921 in Houston, Texas. Margaret and her late husband, Garland T. Barr, moved in 1965 from Richmond to Burwells Bay where they owned and operated Barr's Bay House Restaurant and Marina on the James River for 30 years. She served in the US Army 64th AAF, WWII. Margaret was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church and the Isle of Wight Humane Society. In addition to her husband, she is preceded in death by her sisters, Minnie Allen and Violet Way. Margaret leaves to cherish her memories several nieces, nephews and a few good friends. A graveside service will be held at 11:00am, Monday, February 18, 2013 in St. Luke's Memorial Park with the Revs' Jeff Cannon and Joe Savinsky officiating. There will be no visitation. Memorial donations can be made to the Isle of Wight Humane Society SPCA, PO Box 273, Smithfield, VA 23431. Arrangements are in the care of Colonial Funeral Home, Smithfield, VA
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Published in Daily Press on Feb. 19, 2013