Clara Ruth Barber
Age - 91
9/2/1919 - 3/15/2011

Funeral Service
10:30 AM, 
Thursday, March 17, 2011
First Baptist Church
3210 30th Street
Columbus,  NE 
Pastor Glenn Williamson
will be officiating.

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM, 
Wednesday, March 16, 2011
McKown Funeral Home
Columbus,  NE 
Visitation continues Thursday morning from
9:30 - 10:30 a.m. at the Church.

Roselawn Cemetery
Columbus,  NE 
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Clara died Tuesday, March 15, 2011 at Morys Haven in Columbus.

Clara Ruth Barber was born September 2, 1919 in Coleridge, Nebraska to John and Clara Maude (Nelson) Junk. She married Everet V. Barber on May 7, 1939 in Mapleton, Iowa. The couple lived in Mapleton & Los Angeles before moving to Platte Center in the 1950's. Clara worked at the bank in Platte Center and also at Dale Electronics in Columbus. She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Columbus. Clara enjoyed quilting and sewing clothes.

She is survived by:

Daughter: Barbara (Marvin) Muth of Kearney, NE
Daughter: Bonice (John) Soulliere of Columbus, NE
Sister: Pearl Ann Benjamin of Kenesaw, NE
7 Grandchildren
14 Great Grandchildren
6 Great Great Grandchildren

She was preceded in death by:

Parents: John & Clara Junk
Husband: Everet V. Barber
Daughter: Beverly Waterbury
Son-in-law: Ron Waterbury
3 Brothers
5 Sisters

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