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 Christine “Grannie” <I>Franklin</I> Barnes

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Christine “Grannie” Franklin Barnes

  • Birth 9 Dec 1921
  • Death 8 Feb 2010 Tuckasegee, Jackson County, North Carolina, USA
  • Burial Tuckasegee, Jackson County, North Carolina, USA
  • Memorial ID 48045797

Christine Barnes

Christine "Grannie" Franklin Barnes, 88, of Tuckasegee, died Monday, Feb. 8, 2010, at her residence.

Services will be held at 3 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 11, 2010 at Tuckasegee Wesleyan Church, of which she was a member, with the Revs. Jeff Powell and Jim Ed Powell officiating.

Burial will follow in Tuckasegee Baptist Church Cemetery.

The family will receive friends two hours prior to the service at the church.

A native of Jackson County, she was a daughter of the late Samuel and Fannie Bell Ashe Franklin. She was a former food service employee at Western Carolina University, and she enjoyed quilting and gardening.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Henry Hampton Barnes; one daughter, Dorothy Barnes Franks; four brothers; and three sisters.

Surviving are two daughters, Patricia Barnes Powell of Tuckasegee, and Kathy Barnes Webb of Sylva.

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  • Created by: Sandra Wilkey Bunn
  • Added: 12 Feb 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 48045797
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Christine “Grannie” Franklin Barnes (9 Dec 1921–8 Feb 2010), Find A Grave Memorial no. 48045797, citing Tuckasegee Baptist Church Cemetery, Tuckasegee, Jackson County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Sandra Wilkey Bunn (contributor 46813073) .