Barnie Comer, Jr. 53, passed away on Sunday, August 16, 2015, at FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital, Pinehurst, NC.


Funeral services will be 2:00 PM, Saturday, August 22, 2015 at Bright Light Baptist Church with the Reverend Ralph Voncannon and Reverend Ralph Smith officiating.  Burial will follow in Pine Rest Cemetery.


A native of Moore County, he was a self made, hardworking man, a loving father and brother. Barnie retired from Goodyear Corporation. He was a very giving person and enjoyed time spent with family and friends. Barnie was preceded in death by father: Barnie Comer, Sr.; mother and stepfather: Doris and Pete Horner; grandparents: Curtis and Frances Medlin.


Barnie is survived by soulmate: Connie Harris; son: Jeremiah Comer; daughters: Laurel Gentry and husband Alan, Adell Horton; brothers: James Comer, Sammy Comer, Donnie Horner, Ronnie Horner and wife Karen, sister: Robin Allen; grandchildren: Elijah, Payten, Macie, Xzavier, Adreanna Carolyne


The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 PM on Friday, August 21, 2015 at Kennedy Funeral Home and at other times at  the home of Donnie Horner. 221 Gardenia Road, Robbins, NC.


Memorial may be made to Bright Light Baptist Church, 541 Plank Road, Robbins, NC 27325.


Kennedy Funeral Home is serving the Comer family.




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  1. We are very sorry for your loss. We pray God will comfort and Bless you during this time of sorrow. Please know you are in our thoughts and prayers.

  2. Laurel and family, I am so very sorry for the loss of your loved one. You are all in my prayers and forever in my heart.

  3. I loved Barnie so very much and he was such a great Father to Laurel and A’Dell and wonderful Grandfather to Adreanna Carolyne, Xzavier, Payten and Macie.

  4. I am sorry for your loss. I know Barnie was a great man and he will be missed. I hope during this difficult time you will find comfort from God above. And I hope you all find peace knowing that he is in heaven with his wonderful mother whom he dearly love

  5. Connie, Adell, Laural and All that loved Barnie, I am Praying for you comfort and Peace at this time. Barnie was a kind man. I’m so sorry he had such a hard battle in life. I know he Loved you All and them grandbabies so much! Resting in Peace in Paradise

  6. Sorry for your loss. May your remembrance of his love heal his passing. Prayers are with the family and friends he affected in his life. He will not be forgotten.

    Heaven has opened for him.

  7. Connie, we are very sorry to hear about the loss of Barnie. Barnie was a very hard-working man and always so kind. Worked with him at Goodyear, always willing to lend a helping hand, knew him years before that; he was friends with my brother Larry. (Barni

  8. Sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with Barnie’s family during this difficult time. Heaven gained a new Angel!

  9. I worked with Barney at Goodyear. He was always smiling and talking about his family.

    His love of life shined in his eyes. So very sorry to hear about his passing. May God bless you and all the family in this time of sorrow. He will be remembered fo

  10. I am sorry to hear of your loss, I remembered Barnie when we were growing up…I know he will be missed by many friends and loved ones… God gained another Angel in Heaven….. Love and prayers to you all…RIP Barnie Comer , Jr…

  11. Laurel we are so sadden to hear of your father pasting. Our thoughts and prayers will be with you in the coming weeks. If there is anything we can do please let us know.

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