Greensburg Daily News, Greensburg, IN

December 30, 2012

Ann Louise Barr, 67

Greensburg Daily News

Greensburg — Ann Louise Barr, 67 of Greensburg and formerly of Columbus, died Friday, Dec. 28, 2012 at Kindred Hospital South in Greenwood.

Ann was born in Columbus Dec. 16, 1945 to the late Minor and Janet Smith Moore.

She graduated from Columbus High School in 1963. Ann married Herod C. “Bud” Barr Jr. July 24, 1965 in Belleville, at Harmony Baptist Church.

She was a homemaker and enjoyed helping people, especially the elderly. In her later years, Ann worked at Greentree in Westwood. Ann was a member of First United Methodist Church in Columbus.

Funeral services begin at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 2 at Barkes, Weaver & Glick Funeral Home on Washington Street.

Family and friends may call from 11 a.m. until service time Wednesday at the funeral home.

Burial will be in Garland Brook Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association.

Online condolences may be sent the Barr family at

Ann is survived by her husband, Herod C. “Bud” Barr Jr.; son, John M. (Bonita) Barr of Hope; two granddaughters: Dezyrae Barr and Destiny Lonaker; grandson, Dylan Lonaker; brother, Mike (Barbara) Moore of Tarpon Springs, Fla.; sister-in-law, Edith Moore of Morgantown; two nephews: Lloyd D. Moore of Austin, Texas and Chad Moore of Brooksville, Fla.; and one niece Misann Ellmaker of Harbor Island, Fla.

Ann was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Stephen Moore.