March 7, 1939 - April 29, 2021
Frankie Yvonne Barber, daughter of Thomas and Edna Owens was born March 7, 1939 in Jackson, Mississippi. At the age of five Yvonne (as she liked to be called) and her family moved to Baltimore. Yvonne accepted Christ in her life at an early age. She was a member of New Horizons World Ministries under the leadership of Pastor George Johnson. She served on the Trustee Board and Kitchen Committee for over 30 years. Yvonne was educated in the Baltimore City School System. After graduation she started working for a Catering Business. Due to her good work ethics and her excellent culinary skills Yvonne Was able to start her own Catering Business and Team Room located in the Historic Hampton Mansion. People came from all around just to eat her famous Biscuits, CrabCakes, and Chicken Salad. In 1958 Yvonne married Charles (Bill) Barber. From this union one child was born Collette Adrienne. Yvonne was hardly ever seen without her side kick and only Sister, Frances Owens (who preceded her in death). The sisters were like twins, they had children around the same time, lived across the street from each other throughout their adult lives. They are finally being reunited in the Lord. Yvonne was a warm hearted person, but you could always count on her to speak her mind. She loved fancy clothes. You would never find her not looking her best or a hair out of place. She was a devoted Mother, Grandmother, Great Grandmother, Aunt, and Friend. She loved being around family. Big family dinners were her favorite time with everyone. She was called to eternal rest on April 30, 2021. She will be missed by all who knew her. She leaves to cherish her memory, her daughter Collette, grandson, Shawn (Brittany), her great grandchildren, Martaeja, Shayla, Kymonne, and Bryan. nieces Terry, Tiera, Dominique. nephews, Antoine, Mark, Jamar, and a host of family and friends.
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