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1941 Kathleen 2023

Kathleen LaNelle (Waters) Barber

March 16, 1941 — February 16, 2023



Kathleen LaNelle Barber, age 81 went to be with her Lord and Savior on Thursday, February 16, 2023, after a long illness. She was born in Nahunta, GA on March 16, 1941 to Bernie and Kathleen Mikell Waters. Miss Nell, as she was affectionately called, had an in-home daycare for many years and was owner/operator of LaNelle's Creations in Statesboro and Register. She was of the Baptist faith and a member of Merrywood Baptist Church.

She is survived by her husband, Billy L. Barber; her children, Cathy Dianne McDonald, Terry L. Barber (Gracie) and Ricky P. Barber all of Statesboro; two brothers, Michael Waters of Statesboro and Bernie E. Waters of San Diego CA; five grandchildren, Kathleen Brannen, Jessica Harrelson, Christopher Anderson, Robert Anderson all of Statesboro and Brandon Anderson of Port Wentworth; six great-grandchildren, as well as a host of nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be held at a later date and time.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Regency Southern Care of Hospice, 325 South Main St. Statesboro, GA 30458 or 912-681-6838.

Low Country Cremation and Burial is serving the family of Mrs. Kathleen Barber.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Kathleen LaNelle (Waters) Barber, please visit our flower store.

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