BARBEE. Mr. Lucixis F. Bar bee, son of Mon roe and Sarah A. Barbee, was born in Durham County, N. C October 25. 1877. and died at his home, same county, June 19, 1899, only a little more than 21 years of age. He professed hope in Christ and wss baptized into the fellowship of Berea Baptist church July, 1897, by the writer. He suffered much from that slow and terrible disease, consumption, ' but bore up under his affliction with much fortitude and resignation to the Father's will. He was troubled with doubts about his spiritual condition during a part of his sickness, but became perfectly satisfied before he died that all was well with him. , He said to quite a number of his -relatives and friends, " I shall be better off when the Lord takes me away." He leaves father, mother, sisters and -other relatives and friends to mourn the absence of their loved one, but all are very much consoled with the thought of his having (rone to be with Jesus. O. CHORION.