Joseph Barnes

Published 12:00 am Tuesday, July 28, 2009

Joseph Jesse Barnes, 70, of Gates died Saturday, July 18, 2009 in Sentara Obici Hospital, Suffolk, VA.
He was a retired equipment operator with J.H. Lee & Sons in Courtland, Va.
Survivors include his wife, Angelina Meyerhofer Barnes of Gates; two daughters, Jo Anna Vick and Charlotte Barnes both of Gates; two step-children, Suzanne Winchester Grantham, NH and Steven Ruskuski Chipley, Fla.; and four grandchildren.
A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, July 22, 2009 in the mausoleum chapel at Meadowbrook Memorial Gardens in Suffolk. Rev. Wayne Eason will officiate. Burial will follow on the cemetery grounds.
Friends may join the family at the residence.
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Miller Funeral Home, Gatesville, is handling arrangements.