Obituary published September 5, 2013, in The Mexico Ledger

Zachery Wayne O'Connor, 30 of Mexico died Saturday, August 31, 2013.
Memorial services will be held at a later date.
Zach was born on March 8, 1983 in Mexico, the son of Michael Wayne O'Connor and Vicki Sue (Roberts) Barnes.
Zach is survived by his father, Michael Wayne O'Connor of Auxvasse; mother and step-father, Vicki Sue and husband Richard Barnes.
He is also survived by two children, Nikohlas Gash of Centralia and a six-year-old daughter; great-grandmother, Dorothy Beasley; brother, Joe O'Connor (Ashley); sisters, Kristin Veazey (Michael), Julie Barnes (Harley); Step-brother, Richi Barnes; step-sisters, Holly Barnes (Matt Potter), Abby Watson (Nick); two nieces and five nephews; numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins.
Zach was preceded in death by his grandparents, Harry & Mattie Roberts, Ada Long & Clarence O'Connor; an aunt, Suzi Barnes Armstrong.
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