Samuel M. Barr
1913

His Funeral at First Presbyterian Church This Afternoon.

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Samuel M. Barr, aged 32 years, died at the home of his mother, Mrs. A. H. Barr, 411 McCallie avenue, yesterday afternoon at 1:30 o’clock. He is survived by his mother; his wife, Mrs. Lillian Barr; two children and two brothers Herndon and Victor Barr.

Mr. Barr was born in Mississippi, his parents coming to Chattanooga when he was but 6 years old. Ten years ago he married Miss Lillian Wilhoite, of St. Elmo. Before going west in search of health he was engaged in the drug business at Ridgedale. He was a member of the Ridgedale Lodge, Knights of Pythias.

Funeral services will be held from the First Presbyterian church this afternoon at 3 o’clock, the Rev. J. W. Bachman officiating. Interment will be in Forest Hill cemetery.

The Chattanooga Times, Thursday, May 11, 1913.