Frank Barber Jr.
1947 - 2020
BORN
1947
DIED
2020
FUNERAL HOME
Guy & Allen Funeral Directors, Inc.
2959 West 11th Avenue
Gary, IN
Frank Barber Jr. was born January 16, 1947, born the fifth child of fourteen children to loving parents Frank and Evelyn Barber. Frank dedicated his life to Christ at an early age. He was baptized at St. John Baptist Church. He later became a member of Freeman Temple Church of God in Christ. Frank retired from Indiana Department Highways (IN.DOT) and as a Barber for many years. Frank Jr. received a higher calling from God on Saturday, June 13, 2020. Frank, affectionately known to everyone as "Junior" was well known and loved by all who knew him. Frank truly loved his girls and referred to them as "My Girls", he admired and adored his children, grandchildren, step-children and his family. Frank was a well-mannered, quiet spirited person, however, he truly lived life to the fullest and had an uncanny ability to reach people in a deep positive way. He enjoyed listening to Motown music, watching sports and debating over politics with friends. He is preceded in death by his Loving Parents, Frank and Evelyn Barber, sisters Frankie Weatherspoon and Tammie Barber; brothers: Willie, Albert OZ, Samuel, James Barber, and Martha, the mother of his children. He leaves to cherish his memories, his everlasting Love Judy: three daughters; Tammie (Gregory) Harris of Michigan; Toni Barber of Suitland, Maryland, Frankie (Kwan) Green of Michigan; two brothers, Curtis and Tony Barber of Gary, IN; five sisters: Mildred McClinon, Helen (Charles) Davis, Dirrol Barber, Vera Blount all of Gary, IN and Rochelle Davis of Mansfield, TX.; extended family: Johnny (Etta) Barber; Rev. George and Emma Bacon; special nephew Herbert Benton (Flip) all of Gary IN; nine grandchildren; two great-grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends; special friends: William Todd and Tyrone Crowther. Funeral service will be held at @ 11:00am, Saturday, June 27, 2020, Guy & Allen Chapel There will not be a family hour due to Covid-19. Saturday, Services are limited to 100 people (family only). Visitation Friday, June 26, 2020 from noon to 8:00pm. Please adhere to COVID -19 safety guidelines.


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Published by Post-Tribune on Jun. 26, 2020.
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26
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12:00p.m. - 8:00p.m.
, IN
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27
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11:00a.m.
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2959 West 11th Avenue, Gary, IN
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To My Barber Family,

May God comfort you during this time. I remember nothing but fond memories of my cousin, Frank Jr. I miss the family being together laughing and having a wonderful time.

I miss and love everyone - Your Cousin
Betty Jean Miller-Rogers
Betty Jean Miller-Rogers
Family
July 2, 2020
I remember passing by the Barbers house when I lived on Massachusetts. Frank was always on the porch or one of the other Barber boys. I know he will be truly missed. My condolences to the family.
Cheryl(Ratney)Summers
Acquaintance
June 28, 2020
I knew Frank from way back, when he worked at a store on 18th Massachusetts. Ours paths crossed later in life when he and my husband Danny were friends. Frank was always a pleasure to know. Condolences to the family.
CAROL Hester-Dilworth
Acquaintance
June 27, 2020
Condolences to Vera and the Barber family. So sorry for your loss. May God comfort you all during this time. I remember Frank as a kindhearted young man. May he rest in heaven.
Clarene Robinson-King
Classmate
June 27, 2020
Was acquainted with Frank way back when he worked at a store on 19th Massachusetts. Years later our paths crossed again due to he and my husband, Danny b et king good friends. FRANK WAS ALWAYS PLEASURED TO BE AROUND. CONDOLENCES TO THE FAMILY.
CAROL Hester-Dilworth
Acquaintance
June 27, 2020
To the Barber Family,

May you find strength to carry you through this difficult time and faith to reassure you that grief will soften and Love will always endure.

Continued blessings and constant prayers to the family.

Albert (Hobo) & Janis Grant
Albert & Janis Grant
Family
June 27, 2020
To the Barber Family,
Sorry for your loss and praying that you will feel God's healing hands. Fondly remember your whole family as we were and still are a part of the Freeman Temple family. May God bless you all and remember the times spent together as a way to keep Frank close to you.

Love,
Mother Lillie Calhoun and family
Lillie Calhoun
Friend
June 27, 2020
To the family of the Barbers, I went to school with your sister Rochelle and remember James Barbers so may the father of above be with you RIP my brother.
Brenda Baker (Moore)
Friend
June 26, 2020
Lots of laughter with my guy reminiscing about Toni being a baby and my big brother he knew quite well!! Take your rest babe sleep on Ill holler!!! Catch up with Dave hug him for me!!!
Bridgett Cody
Friend
June 26, 2020
Very kind warm and sweet person.
TO JUDY AND FAMILY YOU HAVE MY DEEPEST SYMPATHIES
Saline
Friend
June 26, 2020
To uncle Franks you will be missed I also send my condolence to the family in love may God continue to watch over y'all and y'all Journey Through This World and we love you.
Artez Wilson
Friend
June 26, 2020
May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.
bernita calmese
Friend
June 26, 2020
To the family of Frank I would like to extend my condolences Frank will miss by all that love him may he RIP LILBIT
Marie Williams
June 26, 2020
In loving memory of a wonderful person. We will love you and miss you always.
Krystal McNair
Friend
June 26, 2020
MY condolences 2 the Barber family..I'm lost 4 words...R.I.P FRANK...ILL LUV U ALWAYS..Lynetta Durr
Lynetta Durr Hughes
June 25, 2020
In loving memory of a wonderful person. We will love you and miss you always. I remember are last conversation and you said you were good.But God had other plans .Rest Peacefully Frank Jr love you Cousin
Bonnie Redmon
Family
June 25, 2020
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