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John Albert Barge, Sr.

March 26, 1941 ~ January 3, 2020 (age 78)


Mr. John Albert Barge, Sr., 78, of Luthersville, passed away Friday, January 3, 2020 at Piedmont Newnan Hospital.

Born March 26, 1941 in Tyrone, he was a son of the late John Columbus Barge and the late Elsie Shaw Barge.  Mr. Barge worked in the airline industry as a mechanical supervisor for 36 years, before retiring from North West Airlines in 2004.  He was a member of Open Door Baptist Church in Senoia, where he also taught the adult Sunday school class.

Survivors include his wife, Edna Crews Barge; daughters, Jayne Cook (Leonard) and Sandra Dietrich; sons, John Barge, Jr. (Bobbie), Joseph Barge (Deanne) and Stephen Crews (Barbara); 15 grandchildren; several great grandchildren; sister, Pam Walker (Randy); brothers, Thomas Barge (Polly) and Pat Barge; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

Funeral services will be held on Monday, January 6, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. at Hillcrest Chapel with Pastor Michael Stewart and Preacher Steve Smith officiating. Interment will follow in Luthersville City Cemetery. Friends may visit the family on Sunday, January 5, 2020 from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home.

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January 5, 2020

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Higgins Hillcrest Chapel
1 Bullsboro Drive,
Newnan, GA 30263

Funeral Service
January 6, 2020

2:00 PM
Higgins Hillcrest Chapel
1 Bullsboro Drive,
Newnan, GA 30263

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