Barnes, Virginia F.
Date: Friday, March 13, 2009
Time: 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Mahn Twin City Chapel-Festus
Date: Saturday, March 14, 2009
Time: 11 am
Mahn Twin City Chapel
Rose Lawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Crystal City,
Ward Chapel A.M.E. Church, 321 S. Adams, Festus, MO 63028
Virginia F. (Batsell) Barnes, 85, of Festus entered into rest Tuesday, March 10, 2009 at Jefferson Regional Medical Center, Crystal City. She was a homemaker, Deaconess of Ward Chapel A.M.E. Church in Festus and the eldest member of Harrison-Cook Chapter of the War Mothers. Born June 12,1923, in Paris, Missouri, to the late Lewis and Janie (Burke) Batsell.
She is survived by a daughter, Gloria Barnes of Festus; special daughter, Lola Underwood of Festus; grandaughter, Tiffany Barnes of Festus; sister-in-law, Glorine Batsell of Bedford, Texas; many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her husband, Sherman "Tank" Barnes.
Rev Annie Harper will officiate service.