Mrs. Edith Lucille Davis Barbee, 88, died Saturday, June 22, 2019. She was born in Orange County to the late Beulah and Paul Davis and attended the Orange County schools. She worked at Burlington Mills for 34 years. She married Julian Barbee and they raised six children. Her family and home were her joy.
Surviving are two daughters: Jean Cannada and Edith Denson, three sons: Ronnie Barbee (Jan), Jerry Barbee, and Kenny Barbee (Linda), seven grandchildren, and one special granddaughter, Debra Cannada. Mrs. Barbee is predeceased by her husband, Julian Barbee, a special daughter, Joyce Barbee, three brothers: Willie Davis, Bo Davis and Roger Davis, and two sons-in-law, Lester Cannada and Bo Denson.
Funeral services will be held 11 AM Tuesday in Walker's Funeral Home Chapel by Pastor Brad Williams. Burial will be at Mt. Herman Baptist Church Cemetery. Visitation will be 9:45-11:00 AM Tuesday in the funeral home. Pallbearers will be Justin Barbee, Gerald Bullock, David Davis, Chris Denson, Josh Denson, and Derek Potts.