Reynolds Barron

Obituary

Reynolds Barron, 84, of Jacksonville, died Nov. 13, 2012, at CarolinaEast Medical Center.

Funeral services will be held at 9 a.m. Friday, Nov. 16 at Jones Funeral Home, Jacksonville. Burial with military honors follows at Coastal Carolina State Veterans Cemetery.

He served in the U.S. Marine Corps and was one of the "Chosin Few." He was a member of FRA, Marine Corps Engineer Association, China Marines, American Legion and 1st Marine Division Association.

Survivors include his wife of 61 years, Esther Barron of the home; two daughters, Elizabeth Gill and Virginia Robinson, both of Jacksonville; three sons, Reynolds Barron of Irvington, Ala., Keith Barron of Burlington, Iowa, and Scott Barron of Jacksonville; 13 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursdays at the funeral home.

Memorials may be made at Wounded Warrior Regiment, 3025 John Quick Rd. MCB Quantico, Va. 22134, c/o charitable donations coordinator, checks payable to Dept. of Navy Gift Fund, memo line: Wounded Warrior Regiment.

Condolences may be left at jonesfh.org.

Published in Jacksonville Daily News from Nov. 14 to Nov. 17, 2012
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