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Barbara Layton Poole Barham

April 17, 1939 — May 31, 2022

Mrs. Barbara Layton Poole Barham, 83, passed away on May 31, 2022.

Barbara was born April 17, 1939, a daughter of the late Hubert Royster and Zula Layton Poole. She was a member of Promised Land Community Church. Mrs. Barham loved reading her bible and enjoyed spending time with her church family. She adored her family and will be remembered as a loving wife, mother, sister, aunt, and grandmother.

In addition to her parents, Mrs. Barham was preceded in death by her husband, Jesse Thomas Barham; and sisters, Edna Ferrell, Marie Ceglia, and Shirley Journigan.

Mrs. Barham is survived by her daughter, Melissa Myers (Eric); granddaughter, Haileigh Myers; and niece, Ella Riggs.

A memorial service will be held 3:30 p.m., Friday, June 3, 2022 at Promised Land Community Church located at Granville County Expo Center, 4185 US Hwy. 15, Oxford, NC 27565. Officiating will be Pastor Mike Underwood.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be directed to Promised Land Community Church, PO Box 801, Creedmoor, NC 27522. Online condolences can be made at

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Friday, June 3, 2022

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