NEW MADRID -- Richard Lee Barbre, 52, died March 17, 2007, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau.
He was born April 7, 1954, in the Laforge Community of New Madrid County, the son of the late Fred and Goldie Summers Barbre.
On Nov. 21, 1973, in New Madrid, he married Kathleen Lawson who survives of the home.
Other survivors include: one son and daughter-in-law, Christopher Lee and Holly Barbre of Columbus, Ohio; two daughters and sons-in-law, Christina Rose and Jason Park Taylor of Lilbourn and Crystal Anne and Eric Fiedler of New Madrid; three brothers, George William Barbre of Doniphan and James E. Barbre and Jimmy Dale Barbre of New Madrid; four sisters, Ravenna Grissom, Betty Jean Mowery, Carol Ann Wilson and Martha Morris of New Madrid; and three grandchildren, Josiah Christopher Barbre, Noah Park Taylor and Logan Elizabeth Fiedler.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Harold Ray Barbre and Eddie Barbre; and two sisters, Linda Sue Barbre Pavlicko and Hazel Mae "MeMe" Barbre Horton.
Visitation is scheduled from 5-8 p.m. Tuesday at Richards Funeral Home where services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday with the Rev. Scott Sutton officiating.
Burial will follow at Evergreen Cemetery in New Madrid.
Pallbearers will be: Steve Barbre, Kevin Wayne Morris, Freddie Ray Barbre, Jim Hall, Shane Grissom and Buddy Mowery.