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Catlin Lee Barber
Catlin Lee Barber

WILMINGTON — Catlin Lee Barber, age 30, of Wilmington passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016. Catlin was born on Sept. 4, 1986 in Greensboro, NC to Eddie Lee Barber and Vicky Lynn Keller.

Surviving are his wife, Krystin; children, Gavin, Jacob and Mason; mother, Vicky Solomon and husband Stan Stroops; and brother, Michael Barber.

Catlin loved to surf and spend time at the beach. Catlin was a decorated soldier who served his country with honor and distinction in the United States Army. He served overseas in Quatar.

A memorial service with the rendering of military honors will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2016, 3 p.m., at Wilmington Funeral Chapel. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.