Powder Coating in New Bern N.C. at Dad's Garage

In Loving Memory

Mr. Duke McKellar Barron, JrDuke McKellar Barron, Jr., , passed from this life Monday, March 19, 2012.. Born March 10, 1970 in Asheville, NC, to Duke McKellar Barron and Jan Sommerville Barron, Duke began working during his teens, alongside his dad as a telecommunications cable splicer and continued his craft until 2007, traveling and making friends in many states, the US Virgin Islands, and Panama. In his later years, he worked with Roberts Company and was employed with them at the time of his death.

Duke is preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Walter Somerville and Francene Burgess, of Texas; his paternal grandparents, Flones M. Barron and Louise Mangrum Barron, of New Bern, NC.

Surviving are his Dad Duke Barron, of New Bern, NC; his Mom Jan Barron, of Sanford, NC; his sister, Patricia Barron, of Fayetteville, NC, and her children, Christa and Micheal; his great-niece, Mina Lane; his brother, Wayne Barron, and his son Carr, of Sanford, NC; his stepmother, Audrey Dunn Barron; and his stepsister, Meredith Moore, and her husband Scott, and their children, Ashley, Amber, and Austin. He is also survived by his Aunt Carlee Barron and family of Lewisburg, TN; his cousin Dawn Barron, of Lewisburg, TN; and his cousin W.C. Barron and family of Nashville, TN; as well as his extended family of Uncle K.C., Uncle Preston, Aunt Rochelle, Uncle Mike, and their families and his many friends who he loved dearly. His best friend and companion was his dog, Lela, who everyone knows was the love of his life.