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Edward Graves Barksdale

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Ed was a very good friend to me and my family for years. My heart was sadden when I heard of his death.He will be deeply missed and will always hold a place in my heart.

Posted by: SYBIL TABRON - WASHINGTON, DC   Aug 17, 2017

I am sorry for your loss. May the God of comfort be with you during your time of mourning. Isaiah 61:1,2 ; Matthew 5:4

Posted by: A friend   Aug 14, 2017

I was sad to learn of Mr. Barksdale's passing. During my time at DOJ, I knew him to be a kind and gentle person. If only more were like him! My deepest condolences to his family.

Posted by: Bob Dalton - Fredericksburg, VA   Aug 14, 2017

Mr. Barksdale's kindness and efficiency was always appreciated by his colleagues at the U.S. Department of Justice. May he rest in eternal peace. Condolences to his loved ones.

Posted by: William Ho-Gonzalez - Washington, DC   Aug 14, 2017

I'll remember Mr. Barksdale as a very pleasant man with a good sense of humor. We worked in the same building at the Department of Justice. I didn't know him well, but our brief interactions over the years always brightened the day.

Posted by: Joshua W. Nesbitt - Fort Washington, MD   Aug 14, 2017