ALLEN BARGER Obituary dated 5 Feb 1939 New York Times - Page 41, column 3 "Peekskill, NY, Feb 4. Allen Barger, Jr., a jeweler here, died today at his home after an illness of several months. He was 57 years old. He was born in Oregon, Putnam County, NY, the son of Allen and Catherine Tompkins Barger, and had been in the jewelery business in Peekskill for 42 years. Besides serving as a member of the Board of Village Trustees here for three years, he also served as registrar of vital statistics and auditor for the town of Courtland for many years. Surviving are his widow, Flossie James Barger, and a son, Stephen J. Barger." BELVIE BARGER "Funeral services for Belvie Barge of Sallisaw were held at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Candelight Chapel in Sallisaw. Burial followed in McCoy Cemetery north of Sallisaw with the Revs. Moroe Lowrimore and Bill Jackson officiating. Born in Leslie County, Ky. March 9, 1902, Mr. Barger was the son of George and Alice Bowling Barger. He married Sadie Welch Sept. 21, 1925. He died Wednesday, July 24, 1991, in Sallisaw, at the age of 89. Mr. Barger is survived by his wife Sadie of the home; four sons, Billy G. Barger, Darrell R. Barger, Bob Barger and Charley Barger, all of Sallisaw, three daughers, Betty Ridgeway and Ellen Marty, both of St. Louis, MO., and Kay Lowrimore of Sallisaw; special friend, Bernard Laswell of Fort Gibson; a brother Roscoe C. Barger of Bloomington, Ind.; 13 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Pallbearers were Dewayne Barger, Robert Barger, Joe Barger, Mike Lowrimore, Randy Walker, Bryan Ramm, Terry Qualls, Dean Marty, Danny Marty, Steve Barger and Geoffrey Sparks. Honorary pallbearers were Henry Gay, L.E. Capehart, Jimmie Newton, Walter Asbill, Mose Sanders, Louis Williams and Floyd Cody. Services were under the care of Wheeler Funeral Home in Salliswaw." EDGAR BARGER Obituary dated 8 Jan 1948 New York Times - Page 25, column 1 "Peekskill, Jan 7. Edgar Barger, for seventy years a produce farmer in nearby Shrub Oak, NY, died in his home today after an illness of several months. His age was 80. Surviving are his two sons, Theorn and George of Peekskill; a brother Edmund of Shrub Oak, and three sisters - Mrs. Olie Odel of Peekskill, Mrs. Dudley Townsend of Lake Mohegan, NY, and Mrs. John Archer of Jefferson Valley, NY." EDWARD BARGER Obituary dated 17 Sep 1999 Evansville (IN) Courier & Press "Raleigh, Ill. - Edward Barger, 72, died Tuesday, Sept. 14, 1999, at the Harrisburg Medical Center. He had been a supervisor for R. C. Cola in Carmi (IL). He was a Korean War Army veteran. He was a member of the Little Chepel Church in Raleigh. Surviving are his wife, Velma (Downey); a son, Edward, of Johnston City; two sisters, Rena Sheild and Eileen Drganc, both of Skokie; a grandson; a stepgrandson; and nieces and nephews. Services will be at 11 am. Saturday at Little Chapel Church, with burial in Rhine Cemetery in Eldorado." EUGENE E. BARGER Obituary dated 21 Jan 1999 Sequoyah County, OK "Funeral services for Eugene E. Barger, 6, of Sallisaw are being held at 2 p.m. Thursday at First Assembly of God Church in Sallisaw, with the Revs. Robert Polvado and Melvin Kisser and Don Barger officiating. Burial is in Sallisaw City Cemetery, under the direction of Agent Funeral Home in Sallisaw. Mr. Barger was born April 13, 1932, in Sonnett, Montana, to Earl Jacob Barger and Ocie Alice (Ratcliff) Barger. He died Sunday, January 17, 1999 in Ft. Smith, AR. He was a graduate of Gendive High School in MT and North Central Bible College in Minneapolis, MN, and was an ordained minister with the Assembly of God Church. He married Marilyn Meroney May 25, 1955 in Billings, MT. Mr. Barger was the former chaplin at Blue Ribbon downs in Sallisaw and former owner and operator of the Best Western, Blue Ribbbon and Golden Spur motels in Sallisaw. He formerly worked with the Montana district of the Assembly of God in home missions and personal evangelism. He was currently in the lodging business in TX. Survivors include his wife, Marilyn Barger of the home; one sone and daughter-in-law, Dan and Cindi Barger of Dalhart, TX; on daughter and son-in-law, Janette and and Larry Hohn of Sallisaw; five grandchildren, Janette Barger, Michael Barger, Anthony Barger, Angela Hohn and Sheree Hohn; his mother, Ocie Barger of Billings; one brother, David Barger of Denver, and several aunts, uncles, cousins and other relatives and friends. Pallbearers are David Barger, the Rev. Melvin Kisser, Gil Meroney, Michael Bargr, Larry Hohn and Daniel Barger" JAMES B. BARGER Obituary dated 3 Dec 1947 New York Times - Page 29, column 1 "Rathway, NJ Dec 2. James B. Barger of 1572 Irving St., a conductor with the Pensylvania Railroad for 48 yers before his retirement in 1939 and father of District Court Judge John E. Barger, died last night at his house after a long illness. His age was 77." JAMES H. BARGER Obituary dated 7 Jul 1947 New York Times - Page 17, column 3 "Peekskill, Jul 6. James H. Barger, for forty years a tailor at Peekskill Military Academy, died here Friday in his home at 322 Fremont St. His age was 70. He leaves a widow Florence Barger, three sons, four daughters, and a brother." RALEIGH R. BARGER Obituary dated Thursday, 3 Dec 1998 Chicago Tribune - Section 2, page 11 "Raleigh R. Barger, beloved husband of the late Mildred, loving father of Charles (Angela), Ronald, Donald (Paula), Paul, Terry (Cindy), Norman, Carol Hall, Joyce (Dewayne) Vick, Deborah (Buck)Strickland, and the late Barbara (Fred) Self; dear grandfather of 26 and great-grandfather of 10; fond brother of Christine Welch. Funeral service Saturday, 11:00 a.m. at Hursen Funeral Home, SW corner of Roosevelt Road and Mannheim Roads, Hillside/Westchester. Interment Glen Oak Cemetery. Visitation Friday 4 to 9 p.m. Info toll-free 800-562-0082." UNA P. BARGER Obituary dated Thurday, 15 Apr 1999 Modesto Bee, Modesto, CA "Una P. Barger - May 28, 1919-April 12, 1999 Una Pearl Barger, 79, of Modesto died Monday at Doctors Medical Center. Mrs. Barger was a navive of Gentry, MO. She lived in Modesto 16 years. She was a homemaker. She was a member of First Baptist Churh. She is survived by her children, Wally Barger of Walnut Creek and Janie Whorton of Maricopa; brothers Bobby Joe Summa of SC and Gordon Summa of Redding; sister, Pauline Slack of Scottsdale, AZ; and five grandchildren. A graveside service will be conducted at 11:30 a.m. Monday at Fairhaven Memorial Park, Santa Ana. Visitation will be from noon to 8:00 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at Salas Brother Funeral Chapel." WILLIAM GLEASON BARGER Obituary published 1907 The Confederate Veteran: "W. Gleason Barger died at his home, near Martin, Tenn., in July, 1906, aged sisty-six years. He served throughout the war in Company H, 7th Tennessee Cavalry, under General Forrest, which is proof of his service as an active soldier. He was married in 1873 to Miss S. E. Carlin, daughter of Elder John H. D. Carlin, A.B., D.D., one of the most note scholars and ablest devines of the Baptist denomination in West Tennessee. Ten children blessed this happy union. Comrade Barger, by industry and economy, became on of the wealthy men of Weakley County, and had many friends." WILLIAM KELCY "SHORTY" BARGER Obituary published 24 Nov 1972 Arkansas Gazette: "William (Shorty) Barger - William Kelcy (Shorty) Barger, aged 62, of 3007 Eureka Gardens Road, North Little Rock, a switchman for the Missouri Pacific Lines, died Friday. He was a member of the Highway Baptist Church and the United Transportation Union. Survivors are his wife, Mrs. Anna May Land Barger; three sons, Kelcy Earl Barger of Phoenix, Ariz., Robert E. Barger of Jacksonville and Richard Wayne Barger of Kansas City, Kan; his mother, Mrs. Ester Barger of Jacksonville; three sisters, Mrs. Lila Ball of Jacksonville, Mrs. Lasia Risner of Kansas City and Mrs. Lemer Baker of Little Rock, and eight grandchildren. Funeral arrangements will be announced by Griffin-Leggett." WILLIAM HENRY BARGER Obituary dated 22 Mar 1952 New York Times - Page 13, column 3 "William Henry Barger: Keyser, WV Mar 21. William Henry Barger, founder of the Mineral Daily News-Tribune here and once president of the West Virginia Newspaper Publishers Association, died in Potomac Valley Hospital today at the age of 74. He and his wife had been patients at the hospital for several weeks."
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