Juanita Redick Barbour

“Nita”, 91 years old, passed away peacefully Friday in Raleigh. She was born in Hopewell, VA, but grew up in Walstonburg, NC and was a long time resident of the Buck Jones Road area in Raleigh. She was preceded in death by her parents, Wray Vaughn Redick and Myrtle Elizabeth Smith; brother, James Albert Redick; husbands, Elbert W. Circle, James Roger Barbour; and a very special friend, M.W. “Bob” Woodard.

She is survived by her sister, Jean Redick Bynum and husband Robert William Bynum, III of Stantonsburg, NC; a nephew, Dr. Will Bynum, IV and wife Faye of Rocky Mount, NC; a niece, Beki Whitley and husband Dr. Dan Whitley, Jr. of Goldsboro, NC; six grand nephews and nieces; two special friends being also Bob Woodard’s daughters, Mrs. Joyce Byrd, Mrs. Dianne Bostrom of Cary, NC and their families.

Nita was a graduate of Bervard College, class of 1942. She is a retired employee of the Carolina Coach Company and a member of the Westover UMC.

A Chapel Service will be held 2:00 p.m., Monday, June 22, 2015 at Montlawn Funeral Home Chapel.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the Alzheimer’s Association Eastern NC Chapter, 3739 National Drive, Suite 110, Raleigh, NC 27612.

Arrangements are by Montlawn Funeral Home, 2911 S. Wilmington St., Raleigh, NC 27603. Condolences can be made at