OBITUARY: Fred B. Harber Sr.


Fred B. Harber Sr. passed away on Saturday, October 8, 2022, he was 94 years old.

Mr. Harber was born on May 17th, 1928, in Lewisburg, TN. He was the youngest of 9 children born to Leila and Jacob Harber.

He contributed to his community in a multitude of ways over his lifetime. He served in the United States Navy, as Deputy Sheriff in Knoxville, TN and honorary Deputy Sheriff in Lewisburg, TN. Fred B. Harber was a 57-year member of the Beech lodge #240 as well as a 57-year member of the Edward G Corbitt-Doric chapter #147 Royal Arch Masons of Tennessee.

He is survived by his remaining three children, Fred Bryant Harber Jr. of Hendersonville, TN., Stephanie Mai Hatcher of Gallatin, TN., and Annette Trout of Chapel Hill, TN.

He was preceded in death by his son, Charles Daniels Jr. and his daughter, Darlene May. He was blessed with and survived by many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, October 13, 2022 from 9 am-11 am at Hendersonville Funeral Home. A funeral service with Masonic Rights will begin at 11 am.

He will be laid to rest in the Mausoleum at Hendersonville Memory Gardens.


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