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Evan Reed Barlow


  • By The Newnan Times-Herald
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  • Aug. 28, 2019 - 2:03 PM

Evan Reed Barlow

The Newnan Times-Herald

Evan Reed Barlow, 24, passed away Monday, August 26, 2019, at his home in Newnan. Reed was born April 29, 1995, in Atlanta to Troy Neil Barlow and Lisa Brown Barlow. In addition to his father, Reed was preceded in death by grandmother, Sharon Neja; great-grandmothers, Isabel Brown, So, Su Nam, and Agnes Hosey. 

Reed loved children and fondly remembered his high school jobs at Monkey Joe’s and as a kids’ camp counselor. He enjoyed watching UGA football, MMA, or playing golf and guitar.  He was a member of Unity Baptist Church where he was baptized at the age of 13. 

The funeral is 4:00 PM Friday, August 30, 2019, in the chapel of McKoon Funeral Home with Rev. Andy Brown & Pastor Danny Wilson officiating.  Interment will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery. 

The visitation is Thursday evening between 6:00-8:00 at McKoon Funeral Home. Rather than flowers, contributions can be made to the Reed Barlow Memorial Fund at https://www.gofundme.com/f/reed-barlow-memorial-fund 

Condolences can be expressed online at www.mckoon.com

Survivors include wife, Caitlin Simon Barlow; daughter, McKynley Barlow; mother, Lisa Brown Barlow; grandparents, Hugh & Joyce Brown; sisters, Summer Barlow, Isabella Barlow; uncle, Stephen (LeAnn) Brown; cousin, Camilla Ann Brown; numerous cousins and extended family.