On Friday, November 12, 2021, John Vance Barr, 40, of The Plains, was called home to be with the Lord.
He was born on August 16, 1981, in Staunton, to Elaine H. Barr of Staunton and the late John L. Barr.
In addition to his mother, he is also survived by his twin sister Mary
“Kiki” Katherine Pabst and her husband Timothy Pabst of Potomac, Md., and his nephew Holden Pabst and niece Charlotte Pabst, both of Potomac, Md.
John was a member of Mint Spring United Methodist Church in Mint Spring, Va., and an active participant at Grace Episcopal Church in The Plains.
John was an amazing and talented individual. He received his degree in architecture from the University of Virginia and worked for several architecture firms prior to starting his own business, JV Barr Design. He was a patient, caring and loving person who was always willing to help others. John enjoyed antiquing, history, gardening and flowers and found many ways to express his creativity.
A service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday, November 19, at Grace Episcopal Church in The Plains. A drive-through visitation will be held from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday, November 21, at Mint Spring United Methodist Church, 53 Mint Spring Circle, Staunton. A second service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Monday, November 22, at Mint Spring United Methodist Church. For all services and visitation masks will be required and social distancing will be practiced.
Memorial contributions may be made to Grace Episcopal Church, P.O. Box 32, The Plains, Va. 20198 or Mint Spring United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 14 Mint Spring, Va. 24463.
Condolences may be made at www.moserfuneralhome.com