PLANO, TX - An elderly Bonham man behind the wheel in an accident last week that claimed the life of his wife has also died. 86-year-old Doug Barr died Friday in a Plano hospital.
Police say he failed to yield at the stop light at the intersection of State Highway 56 and U.S Highway 69 in Bells last Tuesday. Barr's van collided with a semi truck, killing his wife, 85-year-old Ora May Barr.
Funeral services for Mr. and Mrs. Barr will be held Tuesday morning at First Baptist Church in Bonham.