Phillip Thomas Barch Sr.

October 24, 1940 - September 13, 2010

Phillip Thomas Barch Sr., age 69, of Princeton, Texas, passed away September 13, 2010. Phillip was born October 24, 1940, in Mississippi County, Arkansas, to John and Susie (Feezor) Barch. He married Anita Gentry in 1966, in Arkansas. Phillip proudly served his country in the U.S. Army. He retired from Texas Instruments where he was employed as an engineer. Phillip had many electronic patents. He was a Precinct Chairman for the Republican Party, and a member of The Club at Hurricane Creek. Phillip loved to fish and was a member of the Texins Bass Club. He is survived by his wife, Anita Barch of Princeton, Texas; sons, Phillip Barch Jr. and wife Kim of Princeton, Texas, and Derick Barch and wife Jana of McKinney, Texas; grandchildren, Matthew Barch, Skylar Barch, Chandler Barch, Brianna Barch, and Summer Barch; sisters, Dorothy Hanna of Arkansas, Martha Bartoszkiewicz of Tennessee, Sandra Effin of Arkansas, and Patricia Caldwell of Arkansas; brothers, Paul Barch of Tennessee, Marvin Barch of Tennessee, Joe Barch of Arkansas, Norman Barch of Texas, and David Barch of Texas; brother-in-law Joe Gentry of Florida; sister-in-law Clementine Barch of Texas; a host of other loving family and friends. Phillip was preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Mary Miller and Bobby Nell Barch. Funeral services will be held on Friday, September 17, 2010, at 2:00 p.m., at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Chapel, in Allen, Texas, with Chris Barch officiating. Interment will follow at Blue Ridge Cemetery, Blue Ridge, Texas. Family and friends are invited to the funeral home at their convenience to pay their respects and to sign the register book on Thursday. The family will receive friends during a visitation on Thursday, from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Home in Allen, Texas.

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Sorry for your death. Jaylyn Johnson, March 20, 2013 To my grandma Nini with or with out we will always love you the same we are all still hurt from the tragedy we will never forget we love you. Skylar Barch, March 12, 2013 My cousin mathew barch said The Lord has gained a great man in heaven Skylar Barch, March 12, 2013 I just learned of Phil's passing today from Art Lavern. Truely sorry to hear of his passing, my deepest sympothies go to him and his family... While working at Texas Instruments during the 1970's and 1980's he used to be my boss'es boss, and sometimes I directly reported to Phil too depending on reorgainzation trees. He seems to of aged very little over the years. Edmund Martin Williams, November 16, 2010 My best wishes to all of the family. My prayers are with you to handle the loss of a loved one. Drew LaBarbera, September 27, 2010 Was shocked to hear about Phil's passing recently. Our prayers and thoughts are with all of his family and friends. Enjoyed the times he and I had working together at Texas Instruments and on the tennis courts in the 1970's. Chuck and Luanne Collins, September 22, 2010 With heartfelt condolences for your loss. Please know we are praying for you and yours. Mike & Anita Bruck, September 22, 2010 We are saddened by your loss. Our deepest thoughts and prayers are given to you and your family to help y'all through this difficult time. The Zydel Family Daniel & Ginger Zydel, September 20, 2010 I am so sorry for your loss. May the Lord comfort you today and in the days to come. God bless you all. Charm Cameron, September 17, 2010 Anita,I was so sorry to learn about the loss of your husband. My heartfelt prayers and sympathy are with you and your family. Paula Sturrock, September 17, 2010 Anita and family, I read of Phillip's passing last evening too late to attend the wake. I did attend the funeral today and thought you gave a wonderful tribute to your husband. I recall many conversations regarding your husband and sons when we worked together as counselors at MHS. In the days and weeks to come, I hope the fond memories you all shared will bring you comfort. Juli Ferraro, September 17, 2010 We are so Sorry to hear of your loss, our thoughts and prayers are with all of you. Shelley & Shawn Powell, September 17, 2010 I first met Phillip in the Army. He was from Arkansas and I from WVA and we both ended up in Mckinney after the Army. Always a man of good reputation, my prayers for the family at this time. Ron Herald, September 17, 2010 Dear Anita and family my thoughts and prayers are with you. Just remember in the days to come that The"Will of God" Never Takes You to Where the"Grace of God" will not Protect You. Jan McGill, September 16, 2010 To the Barch family: I am so sad to hear of Phillip's passing. I have many fond memories of him. You are in my thoughts and prayers. Betty Cheatham Stockman, September 16, 2010 Our sincere sympathy goes out to the Family. The Lindseys: John,Sue,Joy,Kay,and Troysnne john lindsey, September 16, 2010 Saddened to hear of the loss of your loved one. Our thoughts and prayers go out to your family. Monica & Teddy Love, September 16, 2010 I am sorrowed by the passing of Phillip. May God bless you with the peace that surpasses understanding. I have many memories of good times with Phillip and the rest of the family. Jerry Mose Cheatham, September 16, 2010 Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. GLYNDA & SAMMY CRABTREE, September 16, 2010 Mrs. Barch, we are so sorry for you lose. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this time. Kathy & Hunter Wilson, September 16, 2010 Anita - My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. May God bless and comfort you during this difficult time. Susan Tillman, September 16, 2010 I will be thinking of your family and asking God to bless and help all of you in your time of grief. Mary Haning, September 16, 2010 Anita, I am so sorry to hear about Phillip. You and your family are in our prayers. Kim Montgomery, September 16, 2010 We are so shocked and saddened to hear of Phillip's death. Please accept our deepest sympathy. Les & Ida Les & Ida Cook, September 15, 2010 He will be missed Billy Victory JR., September 15, 2010 You and your family visiting Arkansas. Karen Hanna Thomas, September 15, 2010 Im am so sorry for the loss of your loved one.My prayers are with all of you. Shirley Burnside, September 15, 2010 You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. I pray that God can give you comfort during this time. Psalm 34:18 Jennifer Black, September 15, 2010 To the Barch family..Our thoughts and prayers are with you. May God comfort the family. David and Charlene Austin, September 15, 2010 My deepest sympathy is with you during the loss of your dear loved one. You are in my thoughts and prayers. Shelley Jaynes, September 15, 2010 My thoughts and prayers are with you as you remember your loved one. Kristen J. Blaede, September 15, 2010 Our prayers are with you and your family during your loss. LaDonna, Doug, Coralyn Kai, Sirena Raye Bingman, September 15, 2010 Ms. Barch and family, My deepest sympathy during this most difficult time in your lives. Your in our thoughts and prayers. Love Ya, Leslie & Karen Wilson and the Mack family. Karen Wilson Godwin Elementary, September 15, 2010