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Miguel ‘Papi’ Barrios (04-06-2017)
Photo of Miguel ‘Papi’ BarriosServices for Rev. Miguel
“Papi” Barrios, age 80, of
Bernice, was held on Saturday,
April 1, 2017 at the
First Baptist Church of
Farmerville under the directions
of Kilpatrick Funeral
Home of Farmerville.
Rev. Reginaldo DeLeon officiated.
Interment followed
at Shiloh Cemetery in the
Shiloh Community with
a reception immediately
following at First Baptist
Church, Farmerville.
Rev. Barrios was born
July 5, 1936 in Guatemala
and passed away on March
29, 2017, in West Monroe.
He was the founder of the
Iglesia Bautista Nazaret and a former church planter
for the North American Mission Board of the Southern
Baptist Convention.
He is preceded in death by: His first wife, Oralia Barrios;
a granddaughter, Alexandra; and a great-grand-daughter, Willow.
Rev. Barrios is survived by: His wife Maria Y. Barrios;
a son, Miguel Barrios and wife Melba Pietri de Barrios,
from Dorado, Puerto Rico; daughters Brenda Barrios
Lambert of Winston Salem, N.C. and Mary Barrios from
Farmerville; five grandchildren – Miguel E., Selena, Jonathan,
Dennis Jr., and Courtnee; seven great-grandchildren;
and special nephews Berner Requena, Axel Requena and
Donald Rodriquez.
Memorials may be made to SETECA-Seminario Teologico
Centroamericano (Central American Theological
Seminary) to continue to prepare servants of God to
spread the gospel.
Visitation was held from 6-9 p.m. on Friday, March 31,
2017, at Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Farmerville, LA.
Online condolence messages may be sent to the family
kilpatrickfuneralhomes.com.