Vass, NC
Kevin M. Barber, age 37 of Vass died Saturday (January 14, 2012) at his residence.
Funeral services will be 2:00 PM Wednesday at House of the Lord in Vass conducted by Pastor Tom Everette. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
A native of Moore County he was class of 1993 graduate of Union Pines High School. He was employeed for several years as a Sales Representative for Builders First Source. His passion was coaching baseball and basketball. He coached for Moore County Parks and Recreation as well as traveling teams. His father William Blue preceded him in death.
He is survived by: his wife Kristy Ludwig Barber; sons Tyler and Chandler: daughter Dixie; mother and step father Cathy Barber Southerland and Jackie Southerland of Carthage; grandmother Mozelle Barber of Carthage; brothers Christopher Barber of Cameron, Eric Chrisco of Southern Pines; step sister Lisa Kyle of Carthage; step brother Phillip Blue of Vass; several aunts, uncles and cousins.
The family will receive friends at Fry and Prickett Funeral Home from 6:00 - 8:00 PM Tuesday and other times at the residence of Cathy and Jackie Southerland.
Memorials may be made to: the Kevin Barber Memorial Fund at any BB&T branch location.

Memories Timeline


  1. Kevin really was a great guy! He will be missed by many! My love and heart go out to his family! You will ALL be in my thoughts and prayers. I pray that God will embrace you all in his glory and light and bring you peace of mind and understanding. May God

  2. Kevin will be greatly missed. We are so sorry for your loss. May God strengthen you through this difficult time. Our prayers are with you.

  3. Kristie and Family,so sorry for your loss,may GOD give you comfort in the days ahead.You are in my thoughts and prayers
    Sandra Kelly

  4. Kristy and children,
    Please know that you all are in our thoughts and prayers at this time.
    John, Rhonda, and Celine Bullock

  5. Tim, Kim Austin and Autumn Davis We will miss seeingyou at the games. lit a candle for Kevin Barber

  6. Kevin, I will always remember 3rd grade with Mrs. McFayden. I don’t know why that year stands out but it was great. Your son looks just like you. RIP kevin.

  7. Kevin; I will cherish the interaction we shared for the past 13 years at BFS.I am so glad I got to see you at the yard Friday. Gonna miss you my friend You are loved my so many. R.I.P. Buddy

  8. Kevin you will truly be missed by me. You have always been like a real brother to me. You were always there for me and jordan when ever we needed you and that meant so much to me. This is not a goodbye but as see u in heaven my brother. Love your favorite

  9. We will miss you Kevin. You were a wonderful person who was loved and admired by so many.May you rest in peace in the arms of the angels…… Dana Blakely

  10. Kevin was more to me than a brother-inlaw he was my brother. I will miss the talks we had, & I wish we could have more. I promise to Always be here for his children.

  11. Kevin was more to me than a brother-inlaw he was my brother. I’ll miss our talks,I just wish we had more time. U will be forever missed

  12. I am sending Prayers to the Barber family, I am so sorry for your loss! Kevin was such a sweet and wonderful man! Kevin and Stacey Buie

  13. Daddy Kevin I will miss you forever. You were always like a dad to me and I will never forget you. I know you are in a better place right now with nana and pa. I LOVE U!!!

  14. I would just like to say to Kevins Family how sorry I am that this terrible thing has happened. Kevin was a super nice guy and the entire Camina Family loved him. We will miss him. He was a good man.

  15. Sorry to hear about your loss, Kevin was a fine man and great for the kids that played sports with him he will be greatly missed. Prayers go out to the Barber family.

  16. Kevin you will be missed.It’s funny how I just talked to you the other day at the Kangaroo.Here today gone tomorrow,but never forgotten.

  17. So very sorry for your loss,Kevin was a fine person and the best coach my kids ever had. May God be with his family and friends during this trying time.

  18. Continued prayers of comfort & strength for all of Kevin’s family! His love & pride for his family always "beamed" in that huge smile he shared! May God grant peace for Kevin now ….and for his family in the days ahead!

  19. Continued prayers of comfort & strength for all of Kevin’s family! His love & pride for his family always "beamed" in that huge smile he shared! May God grant peace for Kevin now ….and for his family in the days ahead!

  20. Kristi, Tyler, Chandler, and Dixie we are very sorry for your loss. Hearts our heavy and sad with the loss of your beloved daddy and husband. Please know that we(Kim Beard, Savannah and Chandler Schneider) are thinking of you.

  21. May the family of Kevin Barber know that you ALL are in My Thoughts and Prayers.. It’s been a long time since I’ve seen Kevin and to his Wife and Kids, He was a fine Man, Always made me laugh, it was my Pleasure of not only Knowing Kevin but being able to

  22. To all of Kevin’s loved ones My heart goes out to you. Kevin was loved by so many friends. I watched Kevin grow up. He and his brothers have always been very special to me. I pray for Cristy and their 3 beatiful Children. They are so smart and well manner

  23. To Kristy, Tyler, Chandler, Dixie and all the family. So sorry about the passing of Kevin. He will be greatly missed. May God give you comfort during this time. I had the pleasure of knowing Kevin through watching our kids play ball together for several y

  24. Cathy I am so sorry you are having to go thru this. Kevin was a special young man who will be remembered by so many. A Mother’s love is greatest of all. I know how you feel and I am praying you will find comfort in his memories. I love you Cathy and your

  25. Sending thoughts and prayers to all of Kevin’s family. I met Kevin about 20 years ago and he has always been one of the nicest people I’ve known. Everytime we would run into each other we would talk and laugh. I will miss seeing him around town. God bless

  26. So sorry for your loss. We are keeping all of you in our prayers. Kevin was a great person and he will be missed.

  27. We are so sorry for your loss! We know exactly how you feel and just know that God will give you the strength to get though this, as he did for us. You are in our thoughts and prayers daily.
    "Blessed are they that mourn: for they shall be comf

  28. Kevin…I know we had our UPS and downs, but you know I have always loved you and our kids with all my heart!! I will miss you more than words could ever express!!

  29. Daddy you were the greatest…thank you for being our daddy!! We will miss you!! Love you always and forever. Love your babies!!

  30. To all the family of Kevin- I just want you all to know that I am praying for each and every one of you I love you guys so much, and you all are such wonderful people. I am so sorry that you have to go through this trial in your life, but God is going to

  31. To Kristy,Chan,Tyler & Dixie: Our thoughts & prayers are with you. We will miss Kevin & his smile. Seth always loved when he was at the games and would cheer for him. He will truly be missed by our family.
    Steven, Drema & Seth Caddel

  32. Our thoughts and prayers go out to you Kristy and the kids,Kevin was a great guy always a smile on that face and a story to tell about one of the kids.He will be missed.

  33. Really missing you right now buddy.It’s hard facing this reality knowing that your gone.You were one of the best guy’s i knew and always looked up to.But i am managing to find comfort knowing you are resting peacefully now.You will always hold a special p

  34. Kristy,Tyler,Chandler and Dixie. We are so sorry about the passing of Kevin. We are going to miss seeing him at the games. We are glad we got to know Kevin all these years growing up with him and getting to know his family. We love yall! Vince,Amy,Allen,T

  35. Kristy, Tyler and Chandler, you are all in my thoughts and prayers. I remember talking to Kevin at the Kangaroo in Vass a few months ago and he told me how proud he was of you guys. He pulled out his wallet and showed me pictures of you. He knew I loved y

  36. I am sorry that I can not be there to show my love and support to you all during this time but, please know you are all in my thoughts and prayers. Kevin’s bigger than life smile & laugh will always hold a special place in my heart. It was a pleasure

  37. Kristy my thoughts and prayers go out to you and the kids. You and Kevin were the first two people I met on my first trip to NC. Kevin was a wonderful father, and a great friend, not to mention the BEST salesman BFS could ever have had. I know you are a s

  38. You all are in our thoughts and prayers May God be with you thru all of your sadness and comfort you the way that only he can. God Bless you all
    much love
    Wayne and Emily

  39. Kristy and Kids,
    Stay strong! in time,your days will get better. Know that you are thought of each day by your loved ones and friends. We will continue to pray for you and your family. Love, Lisa Danner

  40. You all are in our thoughts and prayers May God be with you thru all of your sadness and comfort you the way that only he can. God Bless you all
    much love
    Wayne and Emily

  41. We are so sorry for your loss, our hearts are so sad for you and your family, for your earthly loss, but rejoice in heavens new member. Warren and Teresa Nall

  42. Our hearts are sadden at this time for you and your family. God must had a reason for you. Be at peace and fly high for you are the child of god. kevin, we love and will miss you very much. Memories will always be in our hearts forever. Cricket, Tyler,Cha

  43. Praying for the family. I have known Kevin for many years. He lived across the road from my grandmother when he was coming up. Very polite person and very likeable. RIP Kevin

  44. kevin,my wonderful nephew,#2son i miss you more than i could ever imagine life without you will never be the same but i know you are finally at peace and free from all the pain and strugles i love you so much and will see you again one day.

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