Mt. Vernon Register-News

May 7, 2013

Virginia Barnes


The Register-News

---- — Virginia E. “Jennie” Barnes, 86, of Metropolis, died 1:21 a.m. Saturday, May 4, 2013, at Western Baptist Hospital in Paducah, Ky.

She was born Saturday, Oct. 9. 1926, the daughter of Edward Charles “E.C.” and Blanche Souders. She married Noel D. Barnes on June 7, 1953, and he preceded her in death on Oct. 21, 1991.

She was a homemaker and proudly served the Lord her entire life as a member of the First Christian Church in Brookport. She was a loving mother and grandmother and will be missed by her Domino Girls.

She is survived by daughters, Donna S. Jones of Mt. Vernon and Lisa G. Adams and husband Gary of Metropolis; son, Edward C. “Ed” Barnes of Eldorado; sister-in-law, Alma Lou Souders of Brookport; five grandchildren, including James David “Jimmy D.” Jones of Mt. Vernon; several great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; five brothers; and four sisters.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Aikins-Farmer Funeral Home of Brookport where you may call 524-2156 for further information.