KILGORE, TX (KLTV) - Josh Selleck with the City of Kilgore expressed the city's sadness over the death of a city council member.
Neil Barr, Council Member Place 3, died at age 80. According to the city website, Barr was born in Kilgore in 1937, graduated from Kilgore High School in 1955, and from Kilgore Jr. College in 1957. He served in the U.S. Army for seven years, and was a Vietnam-era veteran.
Barr is survived by wife Christine Mayers Barr, and their four children.
The statement from the City follows:
No word yet on services for Mr. Barr.