Barney Lee Latta


Barney Lee Latta, 62, of 1850 Mt. Harmony Church Road, Rougemont, died Monday morning, June 10, 2019 at the Duke Regional Hospital.

Mr. Latta was born January 7, 1957 in Person County, son of the late Elger Lee Latta and Bobbie Jean Howell Latta who survives and was husband to Julia Whitt Latta who also survives. He formerly worked for Tommy Lawrence Electrical and was an electrician for various power plant operations. He was an avid outdoorsman who loved fishing, hunting and raising his beagles.

Surviving, in addition to his wife and mother, are two children, Kristi L. Williams and husband, Alan, Christopher L. Latta and wife, Brandy all of Roxboro; six grandchildren, Lexy Cole, Abby Chambers, Luke Chambers, Jaxson Latta, Ben Williams and Levi Williams; one brother, Charles D, Latta and wife, Tammy of Roxboro; and one special nephew, Brandon Dale Latta.

In addition to his father Mr. Latta is preceded in death by a daughter, Bridget Lynn Latta.

The funeral service will be conducted at 6 p.m. Wednesday, June 12, at Mt. Harmony Baptist Church with the Rev. Barry Chambers officiating. The family will receive friends and guests from 5 – 6 p.m. Wednesday, June 12, 2019 at Mt. Harmony Baptist Church. Interment will follow the service in the Mt Harmony Baptist Church Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be family members.

Arrangements are by Strickland and Jones Memorial Funeral Services, 1810 Durham, Road, Roxboro, NC 27573. Online condolences may be made at


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