|Birth: ||Dec. 8, 1951, USA|
|Death: ||May 3, 2010|
Catherine Semmes Barnes, 58, of Muscle Shoals, passed away Monday, May 3, 2010, at her residence. She was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church; Master Gardener, a graduate of Sheffield High School and The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa. She earned her B.S. degree in Microbiology at The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa; certification as a Medical Technologist, and M.S. degree in Hospital Administration at U.A.B. Birmingham. She was employed at Eliza Coffee Memorial Hospital as an Assistant Hospital Administrator. Catherine also served as a former member of the Board of Directors at Hospice of the Shoals; former member of the Board of Directors of St. Joseph School Foundation, Boy Scouts Cub Leader, and Girl Scouts Leader. Visitation will be Thursday, May 6, 2010, from 10 a.m. to noon at St. Joseph Catholic Church with a Mass of Christian burial following at noon. Officiating will be the Father Andy Sullivan. Burial will be in Oakwood Cemetery, Sheffield. Catherine was preceded in death by her grandparents, Francis M. and Mary Claire Harrington Semmes; James R. and Elizabeth Harvill Stanley; father, Edward M. Semmes. She is survived by her husband, Dr. Carl Allan Barnes; mother, Gwendolyn S. Semmes; sons, Adam aChristopher Barnes; daughters, Paula and Alana Barnes; brothers, Michael Semmes and wife, Ouida, Richard Semmes and wife Leslie. Serving as active pallbearers will be Mike Thompson, Ricky Rich, Terry Mitchell, Jerry Threet, Randall Smith and Chad Cohenour. Honorary pallbearers will be Sean Connolly, Danny Libera, Jeff Brink and Bryan Delabruerre. The family wishes to thank members of Hospice of the Shoals, friends of the family and everyone who cared for Catherine. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the St. Joseph School Foundation, 115 Plum Street, Florence, AL 35630 or Susan G. Komen for the Cure Organization for the Cure, 205 N. Michigan Avenue, Suite 2630, Chicago, IL 60601.
Arrangements by Greenview Funeral Home.
Published in Florence Times Daily on May 5, 2010
Catherine S. Barnes
8 Dec 1951
3 May 2010
Muscle Shoals, Colbert, Alabama
Created by: Joy Favors
Record added: Feb 07, 2013
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