Jimmie Sue Williamson Smith Barnes, 80, was born Dec. 7, 1934, and died Wednesday, Oct. 28.
She was the daughter of the late Jim P. and Gertrude Brandon Williamson. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by husbands, Kenneth E. Smith and Frederick Hunt; brother Charles Williamson and sons Kenneth Paul Smith and Scott Alan St. Clair. Ms. Barnes was a retired CNA and worked with headstart, was both a former Senior Mrs. Warren County and Senior Mrs. Upper Cumberland, was a member of Covenant Fellowship Church and a charter member of Bethel Hill Baptist Church.
Survivors include her husband, Curtis Barnes, son Christopher M. Smith, both of McMinnville; daughter Pamela K. Smith Gross and husband Alan of Morrison; nine step-grandchildren, 14 grandchildren, special granddaughter, Destiny Smith, several step-grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great grandchildren; brothers, Roy (Louise) Williamson and Danny Williamson, both of McMinnville, and sisters Faye Ritchey and Mazel Williamson, both of McMinnville, Joan (John) Jordan of Decatur, Ala., and Melba Kaye (Perry) Marcum of Sparta. Several nieces, nephews, family members, and friends also survive.
Funeral service will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Covenant Fellowship Church with Dr. Dean Northcutt and Rev. Jerry Smith officiating. Interment will follow at Blues Hill Cemetery. The family will receive friends Friday from 4 to 8 p.m. at McMinnville Funeral Home. On Saturday, the family will receive friends at Covenant Fellowship Church, 7225 Manchester Hwy., Morrison, from 10 a.m. until the time of service at 1 p.m. There will be no visitation Saturday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Covenant Academy, 1079 Country Club Drive, McMinnville, TN 37110. Online condolences may be made to www.mcminnvillefuneralhome.com.
McMinnville Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
(McMinnville, Tenn.) Oct. 30, 2015