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Harriet Catherine Smyth Barnes
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Birth: Mar. 28, 1918
Des Moines County
Iowa, USA
Death: Mar. 29, 2005
West Burlington
Des Moines County
Iowa, USA

Harriet Catherine Barnes, 87, of Burlington, died at 12:53 p.m. Tuesday, March 29, 2005, at Great River Medical Center in West Burlington, Iowa.

Born March 28, 1918, in Burlington, she was the daughter of Arthur and Ethel Smyth. From age 4 she was raised by Alfred and Myrtle Ihne. On April 6, 1939, she married James Elmer Barnes in Burlington. He died November 17, 1994.

Mrs. Barnes was a homemaker and helped on the family farm. She also worked for Jenny Coulter Day Nursery.

She was a 1936 graduate of Burlington High School. She especially enjoyed sewing. She and her husband cared for a series of foster children during the 1960s and 1970s.

Besides her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents, six brothers, one sister and one granddaughter.

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  James Elmer Barnes (1915 - 1994)*
*Calculated relationship
Aspen Grove Cemetery
Des Moines County
Iowa, USA
Plot: Block 316, Lot 98A, Grave 2A
Created by: No Reins
Record added: Oct 11, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30507824
Harriet Catherine <i>Smyth</i> Barnes
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Harriet Catherine <i>Smyth</i> Barnes
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Rest in peace.
- Jean Foster
 Added: Aug. 10, 2011

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