OBITUARY

Edna Earle Barnes

October 8, 1928August 22, 2013

Edna Earle Barnes was received into the arms of her heavenly Father on Thursday Aug. 22, 2013, with her loving husband and daughters by her side. She was faithful to God's call as a teacher of young married couples at Open Bible Church and Windy Hill Baptist Church.

She is survived by her husband of 66 years, Wilton Barnes; daughters Teresa Barnes Hiller (Zach) and Elaine Barnes Richbourg; grandchildren, Andy Galloway, Deric Langston, Trey and Miranda Richbourg.

A special thanks to our nurse, Peggy Lambert, who is so dear to our hearts and gave the best care to Edna.

Funeral services will be Monday, August 26, 2013 at 3 PM at Eastern Gate Memorial Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Eastern Gate Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 2 PM until the service hour. Condolences may be made to the family at www.easterngatememorial.com.

Eastern Gate Memorial Funeral Home has charge of the arrangements.

Services

  • Visitation Monday, August 26, 2013
  • Funeral Service Monday, August 26, 2013
REMEMBERING

Edna Earle Barnes

have a memory or condolence to add?

ADD A MEMORY

receive updates when new memories are posted

RECEIVE UPDATES

August 31, 2013

Wilton,

Our hearts are touched by fond memories of sweet fellowship and tender nurturing during our ministry at Windy Hill Baptist Church. Both of you were wonderful encourages to us. Jim and Carol Wilson

Anthony and Jackie Summers

August 28, 2013

What a wonderfully kind women, I know that she is rejoicing with her Lord right now, but we sure will miss her here. Prayers to the family and especially Bro. Wilton,We love you.

Karen Hadley Milstead

August 27, 2013

So very sorry for your loss. My prayers are with you and your family.

August 27, 2013

So sorry to learn of the passing of your mother. I have fond memories of our days at Ransom, as well as the time spent with the Champion Middle School Partnership with your mother.
My thoughts and prayers are with both Theresa and Elaine.
-Jeff Garthwaite

Jack Shelby

August 27, 2013

Our thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of grief. May your memories bring you comfort.

Jimmy Sherouse

August 27, 2013

Wilton, I am so sorry to hear of your loss, I know your wife was your rock, and you were her sole, our prayers go out to you and your family. Edna was a great lady and God has her working with him now.
Jimmy and Patty Sherouse

Dorothy Franklin

August 27, 2013

Love and Prayers surrounding all the Family as you walk this journey. I have so many wonderful memories of sharing Fellowship with you. May God Strengthen and Comfort you.

WAYNE & SHEILA CICCONE

August 26, 2013

TO THE BARNES FAMILY;
SORRY TO HEAR THAT MS. EDNA HAS PASSED FROM THIS LIFE, BUT VERY JOYFUL THAT WE
KNOW SHE IS NOW LIVING WITH OUR LORD
JESUS CHRIST. WE KNOWN EDNA AND WILTON
FOR A LONG TIME FROM WINDY HILL BAPTIST CHURCH AND ALL THE GREAT TIMES
WE HAD TOGETHER. OUR PRAYERS ARE WITH
ALL OF YOU DURING THIS TIME

LOVE IN CHRIST,

WAYNE & SHEILA CICCONE AND FAMILY

Danny & Connie McHenry

August 26, 2013

We rejoice with you in Sister Edna's home going. She was a great blessing to us as we attended her Young Marrieds Class at Open Bible many years ago. We treasure the things she taught us. God bless you all.

August 26, 2013

Wilton, May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.

Your friend in Christ
David Carlton Pitts, Sr.