Richard “Rick” Allen Barber, 74, of North Charleston, husband of Barbara Barber passed away Tuesday, September 28, 2021.
Rick was born October 25, 1946, in Minden Louisiana, a son of William Barber and Annie McBride Totten.
A loving husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather, and brother, Rick and Barbara were married for almost 53 years. Rick and Barbara are members of Faith Assembly Church. Rick had a love of ham radios, and was an operator since the age of 14. He lived a life of adventure, he enjoyed having his pilot’s license and loved building furniture. Rick served our country in the Armed Forces; he was a serviceman in the United States Air Force. Rick worked as an IT technician for the SC Ports Authority.
Surviving in addition to his wife, is their son; James Barber and his wife Wendy of Virginia Beach, VA; two Grandchildren- Jeremy Barber and his wife Maggie; Kendel Ganis and her husband, Michael; One Great grandchild- Logan Barber; six siblings- Janet Gelpi; James Totten, Suzanne Stewart, Karen Kendall, Georgine Kamradt, and Bobby Kamradt.
His service will be held at Faith Assembly Church in Summerville, Friday, October 1 at 11 o’clock. The family will receive friends at the church from 10 o’clock until the hour of service. Interment will follow at Carolina Memorial Gardens, North Charleston, SC.