Edwin V. Barr, 60 of Shelbyville formerly of Beecher City passed away Sunday, October 30, 2016 after losing his battle with cancer at the Shelbyville Rehabilitation and Health Care Center. Born September 14, 1956 in Effingham he was the son of Edwin L. and N. Eileen (Tipsword) Barr. Ed was a graduate of Beecher City High School and a member of the former Free Methodist Church in Shelbyville. He was an avid sports fan. Surviving are two sisters, eight nieces, 20 great nieces and nephews and special friend Marilyn Conrad. Cremation rites will be accorded and burial will be at the Beecher City Cemetery. A celebration of life will be held at a later date. Memorials may be made to the Shelby County Special Olympics. Eds family invites friends to share a story or light a candle in his honor at www.lockartgreenfuneralhome.com.
Published on November 1, 2016