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Donald Bishop Barnes
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Birth: May 22, 1928
Wilson
Wilson County
North Carolina, USA
Death: May 11, 2010
North Carolina, USA

Son of the late Boisie Allen and Connie Bishop Barnes, he graduated from Duke University (Phi Beta Kappa). During the Korean conflict, he served in the intelligence corps in Washington, DC, and Turkey. Early in his career, he was associated in his family's cotton brokerage firm. Later, he spent 20 years as an English professor at Nash Community College. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Constance Barnes Strupe. He was survived by his brother, Boisie Allen Barnes, Jr. (Temple); cousin, Winnifred Petty Kelly (H.F.); niece, Elizabeth Strupe; nephews, James Strupe (Barbara), Phillip Strupe (Vicky), and Boisie Allen Barnes, III; best friends, Linda and Robert Flippen and Leigh Flippin Krause. His funeral was held May 15, 2010. 
 
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 Parents:
  Boisie Allen Barnes (1892 - 1956)
  Connie Madison Bishop Barnes (1895 - 1981)
 
 Sibling:
  Donald Bishop Barnes (1928 - 2010)
  Constance Barnes Strupe (1931 - 2008)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Maplewood Cemetery
Wilson
Wilson County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Shelburn Wilkes
Record added: May 13, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 52326940
Donald Bishop Barnes
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