Monte Keith Barnes

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Monte Keith Barnes

  • Birth 23 Jan 1907 Chico, Butte County, California, USA
  • Death 27 Sep 1994 Chico, Butte County, California, USA
  • Burial Chico, Butte County, California, USA
  • Memorial ID 48980125


Chico Enterprise-Record, September 30, 1994:

"Montie Barnes. A service for Montie Keith Barnes, 87, of Chico, will be held at 10 a.m. Monday at Bidwell Chapel. He died Tuesday, Sept. 27, 1994, at his home. Barnes was born Jan. 23, 1907, in Chico to Frank and Alera Barnes. He attended Clayton grade school in Chico; then Chico Trade School and Chico High School.

"During World War II, he served in the U.S. Army in the Fourth Armored Division. He fought in the "Battle of the Bulge" and received a presidential citation. He also received military honors from the VFW Post No. 1555 of Chico.

"In 1954, he married his wife Carolyn. Barnes was employed by Dick Anderson and later worked for Diamond Match and the Reynold C. Johnson Ranch. Memberships included Knights of Ipythisis and VFW in Los Molinos. Barnes enjoyed reading western writings, playing pinochle and bingo, and cracking walnuts.

"Survivors include his wife, Carolyn of Chico; a daughter, Willie Barnes Cosgrave of Corning; and one grandson."



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  • Created by: Sue Hofius
  • Added: 1 Mar 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 48980125
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Monte Keith Barnes (23 Jan 1907–27 Sep 1994), Find A Grave Memorial no. 48980125, citing Pine Creek Cemetery, Chico, Butte County, California, USA ; Maintained by Sue Hofius (contributor 47243590) .