May 24, 2023
4 p.m. - 6 p.m.


May 24, 2023
6 p.m.



Gregory “Greg” Wayne Barrier, 63, of Morganton, NC passed away Sunday, May 21, 2023.

Born in Jonas Ridge, NC on July 12, 1959, he was the son of the late William Reed Barrier and Alvareeta Jane Fox Barrier.

Greg was an avid outdoorsman and enjoyed hunting and fishing. He also enjoyed gardening, cooking, and restoring old cars. He could build or fix anything. Greg loved his family and loved spending time with them.

Mr. Barrier is survived by his wife, Eva McGalliard Barrier; daughter, Misty Barrier Eller (Garry); son, Tyler Moses (Amanda); grandchildren, Garrison Eller, Grant Eller, and Beau Moses; sister, Teresa Lyall; brother, Audie Barrier; and numerous nieces, nephews, and close friends.

In addition to his parents, Greg was preceded in death by a sister, Marilynn Barrier; and brothers, Tim and Robert Barrier.

The family will receive friends from 4 to 6 p.m., Wednesday, May 24, 2023 at Sossoman Funeral Home. The memorial service will follow at 6 p.m. in the Colonial Chapel of the funeral home with Mr. David Poore and Mr. Garry Eller officiating.

Sossoman Funeral Home and Crematory Center is assisting the family with the arrangements.

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So sorry for your loss! Greg was a fantastic person. You couldn’t have ask for a better person. You and the family are in our thoughts and prayers.

—Wanda Ledbetter
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I am so sorry for your loss. Greg was a good man and a wonderful neighbor. Eva and family, my heart goes out to you. God Bless.

—Amelia Hunt
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We are so sorry for what you’re going thru. Many prayers for peace and comfort

—Gina Frye Guinn
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i am so sorry for your loss, sending love and prayers for all

—Cynthia k Barrier
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So sorry for your loss .

—Crystal McCurry
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Dear Eva and Family, My heart is so full of concern and I hope you feel the prayers of those who care as you have traveled this journey with Greg. I am so sorry for your loss. You have my love and my prayers. Love Libby

—Libby Arney
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You all are in my thoughts and prayers.

—Lisa Stamey
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Misty and family-I am so sorry for your loss. Prayers with you all during this difficult time.

—Crystal CHase
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So sorry for your loss of a great man. Greg was such a wonderful person. Always happy and so friendly to everyone. He will be missed, but we will see him again. My prayers will be that our Lord will wrap you in His arms through this grievous time. Love you Eva.

—Belinda Bowman