Funeral services were held Saturday for Job Barter, 87, a retired
farmer, highly respected Marrs township citizen and a
life-time resident of the same farm, who died Wednesday night, May 26, at his
home. He had been ill for the last two months.
He was a representative of two prominent South Posey county
families and was a son of Richard Barter and Susan Oliver Barter.
Funeral services were held at the Short-Niehaus
Funeral Home chapel at Saturday. Burial was in BellefontaineCemetery.
Mr. Barter was a member of St. John'sMethodistChurch at Caborn for
many years and Rev. Millard Brittingham, minister of St. John'sChurch, was the officiating clergyman at the
funeral and burial rites.
Surviving are the wife, nee Elizabeth Abigt;
a son, Arthur J. Barter, R. R. 1, Mt.Vernon; three grandchildren, and five