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Ivey "Skeeter" Barnhill

November 5, 1934 ~ January 6, 2020 (age 85)

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     Ivey "Skeeter" Barnhill, 85, of Thonotosassa, FL received her wings on Monday, January 6, 2020.

     She was born November 5, 1934 in Ivanhoe, the daughter of Earl Roscoe and Ruby Pearl Savage Barnhill. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her daughter, Deborah Dunn; grandson, Christopher Devon Dunn and brother, Buck Barnhill.

     Survivors include her daughter, Linda Barnhill (Chuck Robb); granddaughter, Daisey Pittman (Chad); great-grandchildren, Marcelo and Philep Pittman; brothers, Donald Barnhill (Pansy) and Tony Barnhill; and sisters, Wanda Bayles (Alec), Shelby Whitfield (Bill) and Elvina Alexander.

     Skeeter worked as a receptionist for several major corporations. She was devoted to God and, as a longtime member of Thonotosassa Church of God, she spent many years teaching Sunday School there. Skeeter loved the outdoors especially bass fishing with her sister Wanda. Most of all, she loved her family and they loved her.

     Graveside services will be 3:00 p.m. Sunday, January 12, 2020 in Barnhill Cemetery in Ivanhoe, NC with The Rev. Jerome Bullard conducting the service.

     In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Skeeter's memory to the Melech Hospice House, 11125 N 52nd Street, Tampa, FL 33617

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     A service of Quinn-McGowen Funeral Home Burgaw Chapel.

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Graveside Service
January 12, 2020

3:00 PM
Barnhill Cemetery, Ivanhoe, NC

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