Erma Barr, 80, a Mt. Juliet resident and DeKalb County native, died Aug. 23 in Carrick Glen Assisted Living Center following a brief illness.
She was a retired sales person with D&M Distributing, a member of Silver Springs Baptist Church, and daughter of the late Roe and Bertha Hutchings Barr. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by husband, Manny Haynes and siblings, Marie Vinson, Solon Barr, Leo Barr and Will Monroe Barr.
Survivors include son and daughter-in-law, David and Sheri Vick of Lebanon; daughter and son-in-law, Donna and Steven Barker of Mt. Juliet; five grandchildren, Aaron Vick, Lydia Vick and Sarah Vick, Joshua Barker and wife Keeshia, and Taylor Mesa and husband Alex; great-grandson, Leto Barker; five siblings and spouses, Geneva Carroll of Houston, Texas, Roena and Lonnie Fuson of Morrison, Gene and Pat Barr of Manchester, Earl and Hazel Barr and Chris and Lynn Bouldin all of McMinnville; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Aug. 29 in High’s Chapel with Earl Barr and Gene Barr officiating. Interment will follow at Bascom Cemetery. Visitation will be 3 to 8 p.m. Sunday, and 9 a.m. Monday until time of service at High’s.
High Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.