Kenneth W. Barlow

Kenneth Wayne Barlow, 80, of Hopewell, passed away on Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2013. He was the son of the late William H. Barlow Jr. and Mildred Pollock Barlow. He was also preceded in death by his brother, William "Billy" H. Barlow III. Mr. Barlow retired from Honeywell after 30 years of service.

He was an avid outdoorsman, enjoyed sports, especially baseball, and loved spending time with his family and friends.

He is survived by: his wife, Lenis Barlow; sister, Marcia Barlow Chiarky; brother-in-law, Irving M. Phillips and his wife, Nancy; sister-in-law, Juaneta McLaughlin; numerous nieces; nephews; and other extended family; and friends.

All services will be private.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the in his honor or to the Hopewell Emergency Crew, Inc., P. O. Box 659, Hopewell, VA 23860. Condolences may be registered at

Published in The Progress-Index on Aug. 25, 2013