Thursday 21 Mar 2019


Edna McCullen Barwick

September 9, 88,

Edna McCullen Barwick, 88, passed away Sunday, September 9, 2018. Edna was born October 27, 1929 in Wayne


County to the late Roy Lee McCullen and Katie Barwick McCullen. Edna was preceded in death by her husband, Ben Barwick.

Edna loved life on the farm. Always the farm girl, she could often be found picking and shelling butterbeans. Edna was gifted at quilting and created many beautiful designs.

A graveside service to honor Edna’s life will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 11, 2018 from Pineview Cemetery. Friends will be received following the service.

Edna is survived by her daughters, Marlene Kennedy and husband, Billy, and Lynn Johnson and husband, Grover; six grandchildren, Somer Barwick, Emily Peters, Matthew Johnson, Joshua Kennedy, Justin Kennedy, and Christopher Kennedy; as well as five great-grandchildren.

Online condolences may be expressed at Memorials in Edna’s memory may be made to Kitty Askins Hospice Center, 107 Handley Park Court, Goldsboro, NC 27534. Arrangements are entrusted to Rouse Funeral Home, La Grange.

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