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Roland O. "Rob" Barden, Jr.

Mr. Roland O. “Rob” Barden, Jr., age 60, beloved husband to Mrs. Teresa Corbett Barden, entered into rest on Sunday October 18th, 2020.

In addition to his wife he is survived by his son, Derrick (Amber) Barden; daughters, Amanda (Jeremy) Thorne, Chasity (Cameron) Kneece; sisters, Debra (Larry) Holton, Becky (Winston) Steele, Melanie (Ed) Barden; brother, Timmy (Penny) Barden; grandchildren, Dakota Thorne, Haleigh Thorne, Emma Barden, Madelyn Barden, Carter Kneece; and his English bulldog “Callahan”.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Roland Barden, Sr. and Betty Schildberger Barden; and sister, Wanda Barden.

Mr. Barden was a diesel mechanic employed by Messer Gases of Aiken for over 30 years. He graduated from Aiken High School in 1978 and attended the Diesel Mechanic School of Nashville Tennessee. He loved working in the yard and spending time with his kids and grandkids, and he was an avid Gamecock fan. He will be greatly missed by all whose lives he touched.

A funeral service celebrating his life will be held on Thursday October 22nd, 2020 at 2pm in the chapel of Napier Funeral Home with Pastor Steve Hall officiating. The interment will immediately follow at Aiken Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

Pallbearers will be: Tommy Yeomans, Steve Hale, Chris Rhoades, Daniel Domes, Robert Inabinet and John Odum.

Napier Funeral Home, Inc. 315 Main St. Graniteville, SC 29829, has been entrusted with these arrangements. To send an expression of sympathy, you may visit the guestbook at www.napierfuneralhomeinc.com

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So sorry for your loss I'm praying for your family love you.

Donna Smith Randall Oct 23 2020 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss, our deepest sympathy
(Long time friends of Debbie & Becky)

Jeanette & Randy Clements Oct 23 2020 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss !! Prayers for you and your family !!

Lynn Cook Davis Oct 21 2020 12:00 AM

To All of the Barden Family,
Jennifer, Donnie and I have just heard about your loss. We send our condolences. We know well your sorrow at this time.We have an endearing history through many years with Melanie and Amanda, and others in your family. Godspeed you strength at this time.

Linda Strader and Family Oct 20 2020 12:00 AM

So sorry to hear of the death of cousin Rob Barden. My sympathies to the Barden Family. My thoughts are with his wife, children,grandchildren and siblings. I have such vivid memories of his visiting Richmond with his family when he was small blonde haired affectionate child the first boy in his family after 3 sisters.
Thomas D. White "Tommy" (son of his Aunt Virginia Barden White)
Richmond, Virginia

Thomas D. White Oct 20 2020 12:00 AM

My condolences, Teresa and family! Love you
Glenda E Yonce-Corbett

Glenda Corbett Oct 19 2020 12:00 AM

Teresa We are so sorry for loss of your husband.Will be praying for peace and comfort for whole family. Sincerely,

Teresa DuBose Oct 19 2020 12:00 AM