|Birth: ||May 3, 1924|
|Death: ||Feb. 27, 1979|
World War II
Purple Heart Medal
Obituary, The Oklahoman, Thursday, March 1, 1979:
--Services Today for Pharmacist James Thurman Barnes--Services for James Furman Barnes, 54, of 4208 NW 31 Terr, will be at 3 pm today at Olivet Baptist Church with burial in Rose Hill Cemetery directed by Hahn-Cook, Street & Draper Funeral Home. He died Tuesday at St Anthony Hospital after a long illness.
Barnes was born in Shawnee and came to Oklahoma City in 1950. He was a pharmacist at Eckerd Drug Co. Barnes was the recipient of the Purple Heart while serving in the Marine Corps during World War II. He was a graduate of Southwestern Oklahoma State University and a member of Olivet Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Arnzell; a brother, Fred, Oklahoma City; and his mother, Mrs Livvie Barnes, Shawnee.
Memorials may be made to Olivet Baptist Church.
John Furman Barnes (1898 - 1962)
Livvie Maud Barnes (1902 - 1990)
Arazell R. Phillips Barnes (1925 - 2010)
James Furman Barnes (1924 - 1979)
Cecil Frederick Barnes (1926 - 1998)*
Rose Hill Burial Park
Created by: Janet LaMotte
Record added: Jul 07, 2012
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