Betty Mallow Barr

Betty Mallow Barr, age 89, of Purvis, was called home by the Lord on April 16, 2020 in Hattiesburg, Mississippi.

Private Funeral services will be held Saturday, April 18th with Reverend Danny Powell officiating. Arrangements are by Hulett Winstead Funeral Home.

Betty Mallow Barr was born in Onego, West Virginia to Marie and Tison Mallow on August 31, 1930.  She graduated from Circleville High School. She married Nevil Ernest Barr Sr. on July 28, 1951. She was a homemaker and a member of the Purvis United Methodist Church. She taught Sunday school and was a member of the Tuesday morning prayer group. Betty was a positive influence to everyone she met, and she was a very caring and loving mother and wife. 

Betty Mallow Barr is preceded in death by Nevil Ernest Barr Sr. (Spouse), Ronald Tyson Barr (Son), and Matthew Barr (Grandson).

Betty Mallow Barr is survived by Nevil Ernest Barr Jr. (Cynthia), and David Michael Barr (Kaye). Betty has 2 surviving grandchildren (Nevil Michael Barr, and Millie Marie Barr).

Memorials may be given to Purvis United Methodist Church. The family of Betty Barr wishes to extend our sincere thanks to Dr. Eddie Walker, Brookdale Senior Living Memory Care, Halcyon Hospice, Home Instead Senior Care, and Barbara Gibson.