Alta Barber
1922 - 2021
Butler-Stumpff & Dyer Funeral Home & Crematory
2103 E 3rd St
Tulsa, OK
Alta E. Barber, 99, of Brattleboro, VT, passed away on September 20, 2021, in Bartlesville, OK. She was born in Guilford, VT, on June 24, 1922, to Ernest and Leila Paulman.

Working as a bookkeeper until age 92, Alta also knit and crocheted for family and friends, and donated over 5,000 hours to RSVP and other community organizations. She was a member of the Brattleboro Centre Congregational Church, Girl Scout leader, Red Cross blood donor, and election volunteer. She is remembered for her love of family, hospitality, and Thanksgiving feasts.

She was predeceased by her husband, Daniel Barber, and her siblings: Harriet Fairbank, Dorothy Rogstad; and Ernest, Herbert, and Raymond Paulman. She is survived by her daughters: Janice and husband Keith Ferguson and children Matthew and Abby of VA; and Judy and husband David Bastian of OK.

A graveside service will be held at Meeting House Hill Cemetery in Brattleboro in May. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in her name to a charity of choice or to Rescue Inc., P.O. Box 593, Brattleboro, VT 05302. Online condolences may be shared at
Published by The Brattleboro Reformer on Sep. 24, 2021.
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You were the constant in a changing world. The center of family activity. So much love and wonderful memories. Thank you for all you gave us.
September 28, 2021
We will miss you, but we have some wonderful memories of all of the times that we spent with you and Uncle Dan over the years. Those wonderful Thanksgivings that we spent with you at your loving and comfy home. We will be seeing you and the rest of the family in a few years. Love you.
Betty and Ed Hopkins
September 28, 2021
I miss you so much and I love you Aunty
Louii Johnson
September 25, 2021
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