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Visitation

Turkey Cove Baptist Church
Tuesday January 25th, 2022
1:00pm - 2:00pm

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Funeral Service

Turkey Cove Baptist Church
Tuesday January 25th, 2022
2:00pm

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Burial

Turkey Cove Community Cemetery
Tuesday January 25th, 2022

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Maxie Manuel Barrier

Maxie Manuel Barrier, 76, of Marion, went to Heaven, Thursday, January 20, 2022 at Frye Regional Hospital in Hickory.


Max was born in McDowell County to the late William Seth Barrier and the late Bessie Mae Freeman Barrier, on July 4, 1945. Max loved the Lord and was a member of Turkey Cove Baptist Church. He was known as a kind and thoughtful man who was a real gentleman. He was a genuine man of integrity and goodness. Max enjoyed fishing, camping and most of all spending time with his family, especially going to the grandkids ballgames.

In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by a daughter Angie Buchanan and the love of his life, his wife of 44 years, Ruth Byrd Barrier.

Those left to cherish his memory are two daughters, Cynthia Stamey and Deena Owens (Terry); two brothers, Dennis Barrier (Judy) and Charles Barrier; seven grandchildren, Beth Stamey (Keith), Ashley Benfield (Travis), Tyler Buchanan (Ciara), Amanda Burris (Todd), Justin Owens (Sam), Scott Owens and Jeremy Stamey along with thirteen great grandchildren, Kaden, Kaylab, Karigan, Kason, Trevor, Abby, T.J., Wyatt, Alexis, Logan, Cheyanna, Karli, Sophie and Joshua.

A funeral service will be conducted at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at Turkey Cove Baptist Church with the Rev. David Edwards and the Rev. Mark Hollifield officiating. Interment will follow at The Turkey Cove Community Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 1:00 until 2:00 prior to the service.


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Jane Gragg Wyatt Jul 5 2022 11:03 AM

Charles so sorry to hear about your brother. Praying for you and your family.

Preacher Jim and Jewel Ledford Jan 26 2022 8:11 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Maxie Barrier

Preacher Jim and Jewel Ledford Jan 26 2022 8:09 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Maxie Barrier

Barbie Duncan Jan 25 2022 12:39 PM

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Cindy Jones Jan 24 2022 6:11 PM

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Peggy silvers Jan 24 2022 12:07 PM

Maxie and I started first grade together at Sugar Hill school through sixth grade, then we were sent to Glenwood where we remained friends until my family moved to Old Fort during our ninth grade. Maxie was a wonderful part of my childhood memories. My deepest condolences to each of you…🙏🙏

Jeanette Ricker Blankenship Jan 24 2022 10:08 AM

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Tom Robinson Jan 24 2022 8:57 AM

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