Laurie Waring Cox Barber, age 104, died April 24, 2009, at Trinity Healthcare Center in Columbus. Graveside services will be held at Friendship Cemetery on Sunday, April 26, 2009, at 2:00 PM with Dr. Sam Morris and Rev. Ron McDougald officiating. Memorial Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Mrs. Barber was born on June 27, 1904, in Columbus to the late William Edmond and Elizabeth Harris Waring. She was a member of First United Methodist Church. Survivors include: daughter – Laurie Cox Hemphill (Fred) of Mobile, AL; six grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; a host of nieces and nephews and all of her friends at Trinity Healthcare. Memorials can be made to First United Methodist Church P.O. Box 32 Columbus, MS 39703, Trinity Healthcare 230 Airline Road Columbus, MS 39702 or donor’s choice.