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 Marilynn E <I>Fitzwater</I> Barnes

Marilynn E Fitzwater Barnes

Pittsburg, Crawford County, Kansas, USA
Death 20 Jan 2017 (aged 81)
Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri, USA
Burial Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri, USA
Memorial ID 175621118 · View Source
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Marilynn E. Barnes, age 81, of Joplin, Mo., went to her heavenly home on Friday, January 20, 2017. Marilynn was born September 18, 1935, in Pittsburg, Kan., to the late Arthur Fitzwater and Clella "Deane" Forbes and later moved to Joplin where she called home. Marilynn worked for the Joplin R-8 School District as a cook. She faithfully attended Calvary Baptist Church for many years and was the treasurer of her Sunday School class, The Chapel Searchers. She was also famous for her apple pie. Marilynn was a member of A.R.M.E.S and the Retired Teachers Association. She married Milton "Dee" Barnes on September 23, 1951, in Joplin. He preceded her in death on October 4, 2010. Surviving Marilynn are her children, Debbie Loop and husband, Lee, of Carthage, Mo., Pam Bowzer and husband, John, of Joplin; daughter in-law, Katrina Barnes, of Joplin; 11 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren; sister in-law, Linda Ross and husband, Larry; plus numerous nieces, nephews, and extended family. Two sons, Richard Barnes and Randy Barnes, have preceded Marilynn in death. Funeral services are planned for Tuesday, January 24, at 10 a.m. at The Church at Brookwood, formerly Calvary Baptist Church, of Joplin with Rev. Kenny Cox officiating. Family will receive friends on Monday from 6 to 7 p.m. at the mortuary. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to either American Heart Association or Joplin Humane Society, both in care of the mortuary.

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  • Created by: D Snyder
  • Added: 23 Jan 2017
  • Find A Grave Memorial 175621118
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Marilynn E Fitzwater Barnes (18 Sep 1935–20 Jan 2017), Find A Grave Memorial no. 175621118, citing Ozark Memorial Park Cemetery, Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by D Snyder (contributor 47280500) .