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Laura Faye Barnes, 71
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Laura Faye Barnes, 71, a McMinnville resident and Lawrenceburg native, was born May 18, 1945 and died May 10 in Centennial Medical Center following a sudden illness.
She was a homemaker, member of Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witness and daughter of the late George and Delma Young Richardson. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by granddaughter, Hannah Barnes.
Mrs. Barnes was married Dec. 26, 1964 to Donnie Barnes, who survives. In addition to her husband, she is survived by children and spouses, Jeff Barnes and Rosie Graham, Dawn Richardson and Julie and David Holt, all of McMinnville; six grandchildren; three sisters and brother-in-law, Ann Becker and Glenna and David Lorance, all of McMinnville and Nancy Cassity of Smithville; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 14, at High’s Chapel with Jeremy Meyer to officiate. Interment will follow at Smyrna Cemetery. Visitation will be 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, and 10 a.m. Sunday until the time of service at High’s. Online condolences may be made at
High Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.