Ruth Leona Willoughby Barron

Monday, January 22, 2018

Mrs. Ruth Leona Willoughby Barron, 80, of Lewisburg, died Saturday morning, Jan. 20, 2018, at her residence.

Mrs. Barron was born in Davidson County to the late J.B. and Katherine Barcheers Willoughby. She was an accounting bookkeeper for Genesco and TN Farmers Co-op in Lavergne and was of the Baptist faith.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one son, Tony Marcus Barron; three brothers, James Willoughby, Edward Willoughby, and Robert Earl Willoughby. She is survived by her husband, Thomas McArthur Barron; one son, Troy Scott Barron; one sister, Mamie Cochran; and one brother, Melvin Willoughby, all of Lewisburg. Four grandchildren and nine great grandchildren also survive.

Visitation with the family will begin Tuesday evening from 4 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at London Funeral Home with cremation to follow.

There will be no service at the funeral home, with private burial of the cremains to be in Welch Cemetery at a later date.

London Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.