Published in The Washington Post on Apr. 1, 2020
(1930 - 2020)
Barbara Willson Kerr
Passed away peacefully on March 25, 2020 at the
Manor House. She was 89.
She was born on November 25, 1930 in Washington,
DC to the late Mary F. Willson and Louis M. Willson.
She graduated from Eastern High School in Washington, DC in 1948.
Ms. Kerr was a proud member of the DAR and Red Hatters, she also was an Auxiliary
Coast Guard Commander in Lake Anna, VA. She was a Boy Scout Den Mother and a
Girl Scout Leader. She was a member of many churches including Trinity Baptist, St.
Paul's Presbyterian, St. John's United Methodist, and Elk Creek Baptist Church.
Barbara is survived by her daughter, Linda Agreen (Russell), her son, Robert Elton
Kerr (Carolyn); and a granddaughter, Krystle Kerr.
Along with her parents she is preceded in death by her beloved husband, Elton Clare
Burial will be private. A service will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Barbara's name can be made to The
American Heart Association. American Heart Association/ American Stroke
Association, 300 5th Avenue, Suite 6, Waltham, MA 02451.
For online condolences please visit www.fhnfuneralhome.com