McMinnville resident and Warren County native Mildred June Barnes, 82, was born June 28, 1931 and died April 25 at River Park Hospital following an extended illness.
A retired employee of Oster Corporation and member of St. Mary’s Church of Christ, she was the daughter of the late Dredmon and Beulah Madewell Roberts. She was married Jan. 17, 1951 to Lowell Barnes, who preceded her in death Nov. 27, 1991. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by five brothers, Jess, George, Charles, Waymon and Mack Roberts; two sisters, Lucy Cunningham and Eva Nunley; stepson, Douglas Barnes; grandson, Jerry Cantrell and daughter-in-law, Patricia Barnes.
Mrs. Barnes is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Deborah and Rick Binkley of Goodlettsville; two stepdaughters and stepsons-in-law, Diane and Jim McCullough of Cumming, Ga., and Brenda and Gerald Cantrell of Union Grove, Ala.; two sons, Clay Barnes and Coleman Barnes, both of McMinnville; 10 grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild; sister, Gertrude Milstead of McMinnville; several nieces and nephews and caregiver and cherished friend, Gail Smith.
Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday in High’s Chapel with Greg Rains and Rick Binkley officiating. Burial will follow at Hebron Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 3 to 8 p.m. Sunday, and 9 a.m. until time of service Monday at High’s.
High Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
(McMinnville, Tenn.) April 27, 2014