Milton Darwin “Buster” Barney III - Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Homes & Crematory

Milton Darwin “Buster” Barney III

August 10, 1958 - February 25, 2023

Milton Darwin “Buster” Barney III, age 64, of New Castle, DE, passed away on Saturday, February 25, 2023.

Born in Takoma Park, MD, on August 10, 1958, he was a son of Shirley (Hudson) Barney and the late Robert William Barney. Buster made his career in construction. He was a NASCAR enthusiast. Buster was an avid reader, especially of history books, James Patterson novels, and John Grisham novels.

In addition to his father, Buster was preceded in death by his sister, Sara Tansley. He is survived by his son, Brian C. Barney (Hope); mother, Shirley (Hudson) Barney; grandson, Xander Barney; siblings, Robert Barney Jr., Shirley Fleenor, Lucille Mulligan, Barbara Ann Brown, and Glenn Barney; 6 nieces; 5 nephews; 7 great nieces; and 2 great nephews.

All services will be held privately.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Milton’s memory to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 6704, Hagerstown, MD 21741 or online by clicking here.


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  • My condolences to Busters family. I have fond memories of Buster and the skills he taught me in the construction industry which I will be able to use my whole life. Thank you for everything. You were always family to me and a great friend. RIP.

  • Rest in peace Buster…
    Jay & Mary Rose Zepp

  • our condolences to the many friends and family of Buster. Thoughts and prayers.

  • Buster you will be missed. You lived your life on your terms. Prayers, hugs and thoughts for the family.