Published 2:32 pm Friday, March 13, 2020

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Mr. L B. Barney, 90, of Advance, died Tuesday, March 10, 2020, at Forsyth Medical Center in Winston-Salem.

He was born May 14, 1929, in Davie County to the late Walter Giles and Althea Mabel Cornatzer Barney. Mr. Barney was a member of Bixby Presbyterian Church. He loved gardening, his tractors and his cows.

He was also preceded in death by: siblings, Glenn Barney, Willa Mae Howard, J.C. Barney and Annette Koontz.

Survivors: his wife, Katie Marie Harper Barney of the home; children, Deborah Jones of Mocksville and Freddy Barney of Advance; a brother, Ronald Barney; grandchildren, Maresa Anderson (Michael) and Jeanna Hendren (Junior); great-grandchildren, Kelsie, Marlie, Rhylie, Sydney and Ashley; and several nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be conducted at 3 p.m., Sunday, March 15 at Bixby Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Pete Peterson officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends and family at the church one hour prior to the service.   Per his wishes, wear casual attire.

Memorials: Bixby Presbyterian, 1806 Fork Bixby Road, Advance,.