Burcher Barmer

September 27, 2012


Mr. Burcher Barmer, age 88 died on Thursday, September 27, 2012, at his home. Mr. Barmer was born to the late Alma and Arthur Barmer. Mr. Barmer was a long time devoted employee to the Parker Manufacturing Company before retiring as a supervisor. Upon retiring Mr. Barmer returned to work part time and also enjoyed gardening. Mr. Barmer was loved and will be missed by many.

Along with his parents preceding him in death was his wife, Annie Harrison, four sisters; Lillie Mae, Bell, Shirley and Betty Marie, and one brother, Jimmy C. Barmer.

Left to cherish Mr. Barmer’s memory is four daughters; Margaret Ann Barmer of the home, Catherine Emory and her husband Wesley of Woodland, Maxine Hoggard and her friend George Casper of Woodland and Jo Ann Uzzell and her husband Steve of Scotland Neck, one sister, Doris Wheeler and her husband Roy of Christina, Tennessee, along with grandchildren, Michelle Spence and her husband Doug of Aulander, Chad Hoggard and friend Shelley of Murfreesboro, Steven Hoggard and Ashley of Raleigh, Scott Uzzell and wife Anna of Williamston, Elizabeth Lilley and husband Ben or Tarboro, and great grandchildren, Austin, Cole, Jaelynn and Jenna Hoggard, Harrison and Clayton Spence and Connor King, also a dear neighbor and friend Sam Golson.

Funeral services will be conducted on Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 2 PM at the Woodland Baptist Church in Woodland with Dr. Trey Gilliam officiating. The interment will follow and Woodland Cemetery in Woodland.

The family will receive friends on Saturday evening from 7:00-8:30 PM at Sykes Funeral Service in Rich Square.

Memorial Contributions may be made to the Woodland Baptist Church, PO Box 444 Woodland, NC 27897.

Sykes Funeral Service of Rich Square is handling the arrangements and online condolences may be directed to the family at www.sykesfuneralservice.com

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Ann Joyner
11 years ago

Cathy and Maxine, words cannot express the heartfelt sympathy I feel for you in the lost of your father. May God continue to comfort you during this time.


Ann Joyner

Elton and Debbie Joyner
11 years ago

Although it’s difficult today

to see beyond the sorrow,

May looking back in memory help comfort you.

Hold tight to memories for comfort,

lean on your friends for strength,

and always remember how much you are cared about.

Our thoughts and prayers are with each of the family.

Milton & Joyce Lassiter
11 years ago

my heart goes out to each of you.May God give you the peace to go on with each day.Many hugs and love to you all.God bless you.

Wayne and Janet Emory
11 years ago

extending our heartfelt condolences to your family and friends during this time of loss…know that we are here for you if needed, simply call … BLESSINGS!