Thomas Lee Barbee, 60, of Front Royal, passed away on Monday, August 24, 2015, at his home.
A funeral service will be conducted on Thursday, August 27, at 3:00 p.m. at Maddox Funeral Home with Michael Berry officiating. Inurnment will be private.
Tom was born on January 18, 1955, in Truth or Consequences, New Mexico, son of Reta Jenkins of Front Royal and the late John H. Barbee. He worked as a marble stone mason for the Union Local #1. Tom was a former member of the Two Rivers Archery, member of the Local #1 of the Stone Masons, and a member of the Front Royal Loyal Order of the Moose #829. He was preceded in death along with his father by a son Thomas Ray Barbee.
Surviving with his mother are his devoted wife Melody Barbee; two sons Jacob Barbee and wife Elizabeth of Colorado and Casey Barbee of Front Royal; one daughter Joy Epperhart of Front Royal; one foster son Nicholas Michael; two sisters Sally Berry of Browntown and Rita Faye Vaught of Front Royal; one brother John H. Barbee, Jr. of Stanley; seven grandchildren Seth Barbee, Preston Barbee at home, Randall Ratcliffe, Kaitlyn Ratcliffe, Colton Ratcliffe, Holly Ratcliffe, and Alyssa Ratcliffe; and one great-grandson Brycen.
The family will receive friends on Thursday from 2:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the family c/o Melody Barbee, 54 Fox Hollow Road, Front Royal, Virginia 22630.