Tommy Barber

Tommy Barber

RANTOUL – Funeral services for Tommy Lee Barber, 56, of Rantoul, formerly of Champaign, will be held at noon Friday, Feb. 1, at Church of the Brethren, 1210 N. Neil St., Champaign. Elder Ladell Myrick will officiate. Burial will be in Lincoln Memorial Gardens in Urbana. Visitation will begin two hours prior to the service at the church.

Tommy was born Dec. 10, 1956, in Blaine, Miss., a son of Ed and Mary Linzy Barber. He transitioned peacefully Monday, Jan. 28, 2013.

He married Annette Kizer on Oct. 22, 1990. She survives.

Also surviving are five children, eight grandchildren, one great-grandchild, one brother, nine sisters and several other loving family members.

Compassionate and professional services are being provided by Perry's Twin City Mortuary Service of Champaign.