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Vanda Blanchard Barnes, Sr
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Birth: Jan. 28, 1888
Webster Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: May 26, 1945
Brazoria County
Texas, USA

Son of George Thomas Barnes and Naomi Huckabee. (taken from Tex. death certificate)

The following obituary was published in Rosenberg Herald on June 8, 1945.

"V. B. Barnes, Sr. Dies of a Heart Attack"

Funeral services wee held at 2 p.m. Friday at the Fogle West chapel in Houston, for V. B. Barnes, Sr. with Rev. T. G. Jester officiating. Burial was made in the Hollywood cemetery. Pallbearers were H.K. Reese, Vincent Deluke, John Goldsmith, Stanley Unick, F. R. Gray and Roy H. Collins. Fogle West company directed.

Mr. Barnes died at his home in Angleton, Saturday, May 26, 1945, following a heart attack.

Mr. Barnes, a former resident of Rosenberg and Houston, had been living in Angleton for some time. He is well known in Rosenberg where he had business connections and where he lived before moving with his family to Houston.

Surviving Mr. Barnes are two sons, V. B. Barnes, Jr. of Angleton and Pvt. George P. Barnes of the army at Fort Lewis, Wash.; a daughter Mrs. B. E. Gott of San Francisco, Cal.; two sisters, Mrs. J. W. Danheim of Houston, Mrs. J. E. Portis of Baytown; four brothers, J. T. Barnes of Rosenberg, W. E. Barnes of El Campo, Charles Barnes of Damon and Carl Barnes of Vivian, La., four grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. * * * 
Family links: 
  George T Barnes (1842 - 1915)
  Frances L Barnes Portis (1878 - 1962)*
  Vanda Blanchard Barnes (1888 - 1945)
*Calculated relationship
Hollywood Cemetery
Harris County
Texas, USA
Plot: Greenbough Meadow, Lot 58
Maintained by: Becky Maner
Originally Created by: Frankie Randall
Record added: Nov 12, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 61501945
Vanda Blanchard Barnes, Sr
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Vanda Blanchard Barnes, Sr
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- Frankie Randall
 Added: Nov. 12, 2010

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