Jesse James Barb, Sr. 86 of Woodstock died Tuesday, March 12, 2013.
A funeral service will be held on Saturday, March 16, 2013, 2:00 PM at the St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Jerome by Rev. Jim Baseler. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Mr. Barb was born August 19, 1926 at Jerome, Virginia. He was the son of the late Jerry and Winnona Riggleman Barb. He served in the United States Navy during World War II and recalled for the Korean Conflict. Mr. Barb was the produce manager for Safeway and retired after 32 years of service. He was a member of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Habitat for Humanity, the American Legion Post # 199, and was a member of the Woodstock Lions Club with 56 years of service.
Mr. Barb is survived by his loving wife, Dorothy Barb of Woodstock; two sons, Michael Barb of Fredericksburg and Jesse James Barb, Jr. of Woodbridge; two daughters, Linda Barb Cox of Woodstock and Judy Barb Glowacki of Largo, Florida; a sister, Mary Funkhouser of Grottoes; five grandchildren and five great grandchildren.
The family will receive friends Friday evening from 6 to 8 PM at the Dellinger Funeral Home, Woodstock.