Mar. 19, 2012 Elkin Surry County North Carolina, USA
Rosa Lee Barnes, 80, of Elkin, died Monday, March 19, 2012 at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center.
Mrs. Barnes was born in Wake County June 7, 1931. She was a member of Arlington First Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Ray Von Barnes; daughter, Shelia Balboa; her parents, James and Dessie Wiggins Love; and several siblings.
Mrs. Barnes is survived by a son, Wayne Barnes of North Wilkesboro; sister, Carol Suitor and husband, Erwin, of Tampa, Fla.; four grandchildren; and six great- grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at Arlington First Baptist Church with the Rev. Michael Church and the Rev. Will Barnes officiating. A graveside service will be held at Lafayette Memorial Park in Fayetteville.
Memorials may be made to Arlington First Baptist Church Mission Fund, 345 South Main Street, Jonesville, N.C. 28642; or Muscular Dystrophy Association, 2306 West Meadowview Road, Suite 125, Greensboro, N.C. 27407.