James Greer Bare, 87, of Fancy Gap, died Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2012, at his home.
He was born in Fairfax on Feb. 6, 1925, to James and Minnie Greer Bare.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Virginia Dare Bare.
Survivors include his daughter and son-in-law, Brenda Joyce and Richard C. Meadows of Rising Sun, Md.; son and daughter-in-law, Frank and Elena Bare of Dobson, N.C.; sister, Violet Hayden of Columbus, Ohio; six grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
A funeral was held Friday at noon in the Vaughan-Guynn Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Hank Roberts officiating. Burial followed in the Felts Memorial Cemetery with military rites by the Hillsville VFW
A guestbook is available online at www.vaughanguynn.com.