Marie Johnson Barnes, 89, died Saturday, July 18, 2015.
Funeral was held Tuesday at Wilson Memorial Service. Interment was held at Evergreen Memorial Park.
She was the widow of Fate Barnes who died in 2000. She was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother. Many will remember her and her outgoing personality as she helped them for the many years she was at Heritage Bank. She was a member of the Lucama United Methodist Church. In her final years, she became known as the “yodeling lady” at Spring Arbor.
She is survived by sons, Greg Barnes (Lynn) of Lucama and Ronnie Barnes (Becky) of Kenly; grandchildren, Beth Barnette (Willie) of Lucama and John Barnes (Emily) of Lenexa, KS; a great-grandchild, Braxton Barnette; brother, Hampton Johnson of Benson and a sister-in-law, Rachel Wheeler of Four Oaks.
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Flowers are welcome and memorials are suggested to the Lucama United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 656, Lucama, NC 27851.
Arrangements by Wilson Memorial Service, (252) 237-7171, www.wilsonmemorialservice.com