Obituary: Solomon S. Barger


Solomon S. Barger, 85, passed away at his home Wednesday morning, Aug. 21, 2019 surrounded by his loving wife and family members.

He was born in Tuscaloosa County to Ruben and Lula Mae Grammar Barger.

Solomon served our nation with honor in the U.S. Navy. His occupation in civilian life was an electrician and had worked for a steel mill. Fishing was a favorite past time.

He was preceded in death by his parents; son, Steven Barger; and grandson, Tristan Barger.

Survivors are his wife, Wanda Hamilton Barger; sons, James Barger, Ronald Barger, Daniel Barger, Jeremy Elliott, and Shawn Elliot; brother, Lynbelle Barger; sisters, Nola Pond and Vera Donaldson; grandchildren, Brandon Barger, Roland Barger, Justin Barger; Lacey Dotson, Kalynn Barger, Stevie Evans and Cyleigh Elliot; and five great grandchildren.

Holly Pond Funeral Home is honored to serve the Barger family.