Harold Barr, Sr.

Harold Arthur George Barr, 63, of New Orleans, LA, passed away Sunday, May 19, 2019 in Gulfport, MS.

He was born and raised in New Orleans and loved the Gulf Coast. He was a kind-hearted person and a loving father. He was a member of the American Legion “Post 139” in Bay St. Louis. He also enjoyed working on vehicles and doing electrical work.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Leah Chappell Barr and Edward John Barr; his sister, Melvia Tassin Barr; and his nephew James Barr Jr.

He was survived by his son Harold Barr Jr., his siblings Edward Barr, Margaret Chiro, James Barr (Donna), Leah Sachs (Bob), Miriam delCastillo (Wesy), Denise Mauffray (Billy), and Lindsey Muller (Elijah).

Loved by numerous nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews, family and friends. He will sadly be missed by everyone.

The family is forever grateful to Cannon Hospice of Gulfport, MS, and Hartwell’s Christian Mortuary.

Memorial Services will be held at a later date.

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