Cynthia Barger(2007 - 2013)

Cynthia Leigh Barger


Cynthia was born July 11, 2007 at Pensacola Naval Hospital. In November 2007, she came to live with the Barger family and was formally adopted on June 24, 2009 by Tracy and Nancy. Cynthia had an infectious smile and loved balloons. She was loved by all who met her and will always be remembered as a fighter. Cynthia lived a short life, but a life filled with love and caring. Cynthia passed on January 16, 2013 in the arms of her family at Sacred Heart Hospital Pediatric Intensive Care Unit where she visited many times.

She is survived by her father, Tracy Lee Barger; mother, Nancy Jane Barger; grandmothers, Mary Jo Hollinhead and Edith Barger; brothers, Donnie Gates and Edward Gates; sister, Anna Gates Pedicord; niece, Samantha Gates; nephew, Raymond Pedicord; aunts, Ruth Leeds, Glenda Artley and Holly Barger Graffius; biological grandmother, Rachel Fenton and biological sister, Ruth Ann.

Special thanks goes to her home health nurses and the staff of Sacred Heart Hospital Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) for all the love and support they provided.

Funeral Service will be held at 10:00 a.m., Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at Faith Chapel Funeral Home North with Reverend Ron Sanders officiating. Interment will follow at Magnolia Baptist Church Cemetery, Flomaton, AL. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Monday, January 21, 2013 from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m.

FAITH CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME NORTH, 1000 Hwy 29S, Cantonment, FL is in charge of arrangements. You may express your condolences online at

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Published in Pensacola News Journal on Jan. 20, 2013