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Gregory “Greg” Barbour

April 23, 1951 - August 16, 2021

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On Monday, August 16, 2021, Gregory “Greg” Barbour grabbed the Lord’s hands and was guided to his eternal home.

Gregory was born on April 23, 1951 in Lynchburg, Va to the late Melvin D. Barbour Sr., Evelyn T. Barbour, Viola Jennings and Albert Jennings Sr.

Greg was preceded in death by his only brother Melvin “Blueky” Barbour, Jr .and Uncle Albert “Boo” Jennings Jr. (Debbie).

He leaves to cherish his memories daughter Aneeka Barbour (Timothy); Fiancé Danita Cabell; stepdaughters Kendra Cabell and Anitta Lacy (Lamont) and stepson Maurice Clark Jr. (Tawana); three grandchildren Kennedy, Kaleb and Kyleigh Cabell; three sisters Celeste Paige, Marva Martin and Viola Thomas; also the Barbour, Garland and Cabell families and a host of other loving nieces ,nephews; family and friends.

Greg was a true believer in his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. He loved his motorcycles, had a love for gardening and most importantly loved making sure his family was taken care of. He served in the United States Army and worked at R&R Donnelly for 24 years.

The family wishes to express sincere thanks to Lynchburg Police Department, Lynchburg Fire and Rescue, Lynchburg General Hospital Staff, Monelison Fire and Rescue and Tharp Funeral Home.

Tharp Funeral Home, Lynchburg is assisting the family.


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Longtime since I saw Gregory. My deepest sympathy. Thank you, Lord JESUS for his life. We were children together. So glad he found JESUS, too. HE is our closest, never changing friend. Eternity is forever. 1 Corinthians 13:11-13

Posted by Anonymous on August 22, 2021

We extend our sincere condolences to the Barbour/Jennings & extended family. We have nothing but fond memories of good times spent with Gregg. May you find comfort and peace in knowing the world is a better place because Gregg passed this way. May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit. Romans 15:13 Betty B Stamps, Marvin J. Stamps, Shirley Stamps Jackson

Posted by Shirley Stamps Jackson on August 20, 2021

My deepest condolence to the Barbour family. Gregory kindness and friendship would never be forgotten.

Posted by angeria l davis on August 20, 2021

My thoughts and prayers of comfort to the entire Barbour Family. Greg was my best friend at Yoder Elementary School. His kind and caring spirit will live on in my childhood memories. The world was a better place because of Greg's earthly life.

Posted by Michael P MILLER on August 20, 2021

Sending prayers and comforts to the Barbours during their time of loss and bereavement! May The Lord bless and keep you all!

Posted by Diana Hall Thompson on August 19, 2021

This how you will always be remembered by me...Rolling into the driveway on your motorcycle...That sound , I knew it was you. You were my special nephew, as you enter the streets paved with gold, One day we will meet again to talk and laugh again. UNTIL, Much Love. Consuella

Posted by C.Barbour on August 19, 2021

My deepest condolences to the Barbour family during this difficult time from your cousin Chris Smith and family. I pray that God will provide you with the comfort needed via the great memories that you shared with your loved one. With deepest sympathy, Chris Smith

Posted by Kimberly Smith-Wills on August 19, 2021

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