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Lois Corn Barnwell
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Birth: Dec. 28, 1923
Henderson County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Nov. 27, 2012
Henderson County
North Carolina, USA

HENDERSONVILLE— Lois Corn Barnwell, 88, of Hendersonville, died on Tuesday, November 27, 2012. A lifelong resident of Henderson County she was born on December 28, 1923 to the late Reverend Quay Corn and Maybelle Simms Corn. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Willard E. Barnwell; their infant child, Roy Eugene Barnwell; her brother, David D. Corn and her sister, Mary Ann Henderson.

She retired from General Electric in East Flat Rock after 30 years of faithful service. Lois was a longtime and active member of Ebenezer Baptist Church; she enjoyed spending time in her vegetable garden and canning those vegetables. She was a remarkable woman who loved her family and grandchildren. She will be truly missed by all that knew and loved her.

She is survived by her two daughters, Joyce Murdock and her husband, Mike, of Hendersonville, Linda Burgess of Hendersonville; four grandchildren, Allen Whitmire and his wife, Elaine, of Hendersonville, Tim Whitmire and his wife, Barbara, of Hendersonville, Kevin Burgess of Fernadina Beach, FL, Tanya Stepp and her husband, J.D., of Hendersonville; five great-grandchildren, Savannah Whitmire, Tadd Whitmire, Mariah Whitmire, Cameron Dey, Caleb Dey, all of Hendersonville; five sisters, Ruth Brackett of Georgia, Margaret "Birdie" Clark of Hendersonville, Betty Gilliam of Florence, SC, Louise Levi of Hendersonville, Pie Jackson of Hendersonville; one brother, Wilburn Corn of Hendersonville and lifelong friend, Murge Maxwell.

A funeral service will be held at 2:00PM on Friday, November 30, 2012 at Ebenezer Baptist Church with Reverend Dan Blackwell officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends from 5: 30PM until 7:30PM on Thursday, November 29, 2012 at the funeral home.


 
 
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 Parents:
  Quay Corn (1898 - 1990)
  Mae Bell Simms Corn (1902 - 1986)
 
 Spouse:
  Willard E Barnwell (1924 - 1968)
 
 Children:
  Roy Eugene Barnwell (1946 - 1946)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ruth Corn Brackett (1921 - 2013)*
  Lois Corn Barnwell (1923 - 2012)
  Margaret Corn Clark (1926 - 2016)*
  Mary Ann Corn Henderson (1929 - 2012)*
  Betty Corn Gilliam (1932 - 2014)*
  David Donald Corn (1935 - 2011)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Ebenezer Baptist Church Cemetery
Hendersonville
Henderson County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Kevin Haynes
Record added: Dec 23, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 102516697
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