Paul Barber, age 75 of Millersport, went home to be with the Lord on July 4, 2013, at the Pickering House. He was born on June 6, 1938, to his parents, Lester and Anna Berthold Barber. He was a member of the Millersport United Methodist Church and was a member F.&A.M. Alturas Lodge # 0537. He worked for Buckeye Stamping for 30+ years. Paul was handy and took care of everyone. He was a doer of God’s work always being helpful and giving.
He is survived by his loving wife of 55 years, Gail Barber of Millersport; children, Paula (John) Clark of Millersport, and Michael (Julie) Barber of Reynoldsburg; grandchildren, Cara (Corey) Weekly of Pickerington, Caylee (Mitchell) Severance of Baltimore, Ryan and Regan Barber both of Millersport, and Macey Abrams of Reynoldsburg; great grandchild, Caydee Weekly of Pickerington; brothers, Richard (Betty) Barber and John (Louise) Barber; many nieces and nephews; and his faithful dog “Hunter” .
He was preceded in death by his parents, sisters, Annabelle Denison and Linda Mast; and brother Samuel Barber.
Funeral service was July 8, 2013, at the Johnson-Smith Funeral Home, Baltimore, officiated by Pastor Steve Bush and Pastor Jerry Wiles. Burial followed at the Millersport Cemetery. Memorials can be made in his name to the Millersport Covenant Church PO Box 365, Millersport, OH 43046 to be used as they begin their new church. Online condolences can be made at www.funeralhome.com