07/25/1921 - 11/13/2012

Barney DeLoach, 91, formerly of Fort Myers, FL passed away on Nov. 13, 2012 in Loganville, GA.

Barney was employed by Railroad Express Agency for 30 years, then Owner of BARN's Storage & Transfer until retirement.

He was a long time member of the McGregor Baptist Church, having held many positions in the Church.

Barney recently celebrated 65 years as a member of the Manatee Lodge #31 F&AM, and was a 32 Degree Perpetual Member in the Valley of Ft Myers Orient of Florida.

He is survived by his daughters; Ruth Ann (Mike) Setchell, of Bonita Springs, FL. and Nancy (Neyland) White, of Loganville, GA, brother; John L. DeLoach, of Melton DE, and many extended families.

Barney touched the lives of many people with his smile and generosity, and maintained his sense of humor until the end.

Family and friends are invited to attend a viewing on Fri., Nov. 23rd, 2012, from 6-8PM at Griffith-Cline Funeral Home, 720 Manatee Ave. W., Bradenton, FL 34205 and memorial service on Saturday, Nov. 24th, 2012, at 10AM at Manatee Baptist Church, 1501 7th Ave. E., Bradenton FL 34208 with burial following at Manasota Memorial Park, Bradenton, FL.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions are made to:

Shriners Hospitals for Children, 12502 USF Pine Dr., Tampa, FL 33612 or

Abby Hospice, 215 Azalea Ct., Social Circle, GA 30025.

Published in The News-Press on Nov. 20, 2012