Obituary for Robert Leighton Barber Robert Leighton Barber, 82, of High Springs, FL passed away Monday, January 7, 2019. Mr. Barber was born on August 5, 1936 in Alachua County, FL to the late Ormond and Laura Wilson Barber. He was a life long resident. He was a member of both Ramsey Bend Hunt Club and Rocky Creek Hunt Club. He enjoyed hunting and fishing. Mr. Barber was a wonderful storyteller, who enjoyed sharing memories with his family and friends. He was a Veteran of the United States Army, retired as a Correctional Officer from the Department of Corrections, and was of the Baptist faith. Mr. Barber is survived by his wife Mildred Barber, his sons Donnie Barber (Ouida) of Steinhatchee, FL, Roger Barber (Sherry) of Branford, FL, Ken Thomas (Lorna) of Ft. White, FL, his daughters Rhonda Rogers (Timmy) of Ft. White, FL, Jana Barber Keys of High Springs, FL, Joni Barber Milling of High Springs, FL, Pam Cain Miller of Valdosta, GA, his grandchildren Duane Barber, Kyle Hurst, Kyle Rogers, Rachelle Rooks, Marshall Bruce, Kerrie Gill, Travis English, Matthew Thomas, Nathan Thomas, Tyler Barber, RJ Barber, Kyliee Miller, 8 Great-grandchildren and many extended family, including the Wilson cousins and special friends. He was preceded in death by one grandson, Lukas Rogers Graveside funeral services for Mr. Barber will be held 2:00 PM Thursday, January 10, 2019 in the High Springs Cemetery, with Rev. Sam Brown officiating. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to be made to: Haven Hospice, 4200 NW 90th Blvd., Gainesville, FL 32606. Arrangements have been placed under the care of Rick Gooding Funeral Home in Chiefland, FL 352-493-0050 and Cross City, FL 352-498-5400. Please sign the online guest book at rickgoodingfuneralhomes.com To send flowers or a memorial gift to the family of Robert Leighton Barber please visit our Sympathy Store. Upcoming Events Service JAN 10. 2:00 PM High Springs Cemetery High Springs, FL, US, 32643 Order Flowers for the Service Guaranteed delivery before Robert’s Service begins. Cemetery Details High Springs Cemetery High Springs, FL, 32643 © Stadia Maps, © OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap Get Driving Directions
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Robert Leighton Barber August 5 1936 January 7 2019.
Death notice for the town of: Cross City, state: Florida