Bernard G. Barrow, January 1, 1985-March 28, 1995

Photographic portrait, 1985

Born July 3, 1937, in Newport News
Died March 28, 1995, in Charlottesville

First elected by the General Assembly on December 17, 1984, to an eight-year term beginning January 1, 1985. Service terminated by death.

Other judicial service:
Judge, Second Judicial Circuit, 1980-1985

University of Virginia, B.A., 1958
University of Virginia, LL.B., 1966
University of Virginia, LL.M., Judicial Process, 1988
Doctoral candidate, University of Virginia Law School, 1989-1995

Professional career:
Private practice, Norfolk, 1965-1984; and Virginia Beach, 1974-1985
State delegate, 1976-1979
Adjunct professor of appellate procedures, University of Virginia

Military service:
Vietnam War (Navy)

Elected, Journal of the House of Delegates 1984 Special Session, 8; obituary, “Appeals Judge Dies at 57,” Richmond Times Dispatch, March 30, 1995; date of birth, Social Security Death Index, retrieved from on December 2, 2914; education, obituary, Virginian-Pilot, March 31, 1995, retrieved from America’s News,, on December 8, 2014; military service, Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory (New York: Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory, Inc., 1970), 1798-B; private practice and judicial service, “Barrow, Whiting to Retire,” Virginia Lawyers Weekly, January 23, 1995, retrieved from on December 2, 2014; service in the House of Delegates, The General Assembly of the Commonwealth of Virginia, 1692-1981, compiled by the staff of the Clerk of the House of Delegates (Richmond: Commonwealth of Virginia, 1983), 185.