Mrs. Juanita Gibbons Barber, 68, slipped peacefully into the arms of her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on April 6, 2012 at High Point Regional Hospital after a brief battle with cancer.
Funeral service will be held Tuesday, April 10, 2012 at 1:00 PM, at Vandalia Baptist Church with Pastor Donnie Oates officiating. Burial will follow the service at Guilford Memorial Park.
Mrs. Barber was a member at Vandalia Baptist Church. She loved her family, her church, and most of all her Lord. She retired from Canada Dry as an office manager after 35 years of service.
Juanita was preceded in death by her husband of 40 years, James â€śRonnieâ€ť Barber; father, Dillard Oliver Gibbons; and brother in law, Bobby Sams.
She is survived by her mother, Joyce Gibbons, of Archdale; daughter, Michelle Burhenn (Lee), of Randleman; daughter Kristal Granger (Tom), of Topeka, KS; grandchildren, SPC Seth Burhenn (fiancĂ© Megan McFarland), Krista Burhenn, and Alexa, Olivia, and Brennan Granger; sister, Jeanie Shaw (Thad), of Archdale; niece, Vicky Johnson (James), of Archdale; nephew, Steven Sams (Lynn), of Jamestown; as well as other family members whom she loved.
The family will receive friends from 6:30 â€“ 8:30 PM on Monday evening, April 9, 2012, at George Brothers Funeral Service.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Vandalia Baptist Church, 3919 Pleasant Garden Rd., Greensboro, NC 27406 or the High Point Cancer Center, 2630 Willard Dairy Road Suite 300 High Point, NC 27265, or to the charity of oneâ€™s choice.
The family would also like to extend a very special and heartfelt â€śThank Youâ€ť to Juanitaâ€™s cousin, Patsy Williard, and to her good friend, Shelba Cornelison for their never ending care and support they gave daily. They would also like to thank High Point Cancer Center for their care as well.