Jeffrey Holman Barbee, age 66, passed away Wednesday, July 15, 2020, at his home.

He was born on July 8, 1954, in Robertson County.

He is survived by his sister, Amelia Barbee Fletcher, and her husband Randy, of Springfield, Tenn.; by his niece, Allyn P. Faenza, and partner, Rachel Zisette of Brooklyn, N.Y., and by a host of friends.

He is pre-deceased by his parents, Marjorie Holman and Harold Anderson Barbee; a brother, Gary Wayne, and his niece, Jenny Katherine Faenza.

A graveside service was held at historic Elmwood Cemetery in Springfield Saturday, July 18 at 10 a.m. The service was conducted by Johnnie Baldwin, Jr., pastor of Apostolic Faith Mission in Springfield, where Jeff was a charter member.

Pallbearers were David McCoy, T.J. Faenza, Matteo Fanza, Mark Cox, Jack Nixon, and C.L. Nixon.

A retired farmer, Jeff had a plethora of interests and hobbies including hunting, fishing, listening to music, keeping up his farm, and working on his classic car collection. His most recent hobby was watching a bald eagle that had decided to roost on his farm. He will be remembered by all as a loyal friend with an easy smile and funny chuckle. He was a member of Springfield High School, Class of 1972.

If desired, friends and relatives may make donations to the Apostolic Faith Mission church to be passed along to various projects and foundations that are deemed appropriate. Such donations in the past have included Smile Train, an organization that helps children born with cleft lips and palates. All donations may be sent c/o Robertson County Funeral Home, who is in charge of the arrangements.