The Herald Banner, Greenville, TX

April 7, 2013

Jerry Barnes

Herald-Banner Staff

GREENVILLE — Jerry DeWayne Barnes, 73, of Caddo Mills passed away on April 6, 2013 in Greenville.

He was born June 19, 1939 in Madill, Okla. to Adam & Helen (Hart) Barnes.

Jerry was a school teacher in Griggs, Okla. for two years before spending three years as a computer programmer for Boeing in Athens, AL.

He married the love of his life of 50 years, Betty, on July 20, 1962.  

In 1966 they moved to Greenville and he went to work for E-Systems, where he retired after 32 years.

Jerry was a loving father, husband, and friend. He will be greatly missed by all that knew and loved him.

He is survived by his loving wife, Betty Barnes; son, DeWayne Barnes and wife Kristina; daughters Jamie Denton and husband Carlos, and Jennifer Barnes; grandchildren Kacie and Jacob Denton, and Tre and Kortni Barnes; sister Carol Armstrong and husband Larry; brother Mark Barnes and wife Nita.

Jerry was preceded in death by his parents.

Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Lynch Funeral Home in Caddo Mills. Funeral service will be 10:00 a.m. Tuesday at Faith Bible Church in Caddo Mills.

Interment will follow at I.O.O.F. Cemetery in Caddo Mills.

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