Jerry A. Barnes, 56, of C'bus at INDOT 23 years
Jerry A. Barnes, 56, of Columbus died at 10:35 p.m. Monday, March 10, 2014, at his residence.
Funeral services will be conducted at 10 a.m. Saturday at Barkes, Weaver & Glick Funeral Home in Columbus with Pastor Jerry Barnhart and the Rev. Joe Worton officiating. Family and friends may call from 4 until 8 p.m. Friday and from 9 a.m. until service time Saturday at the funeral home. Burial will be at Garland Brook Cemetery.
Mr. Barnes graduated from Crothersville High School and worked for INDOT for 23 years. He enjoyed fishing, camping, cornhole, playing cards and spending time with his family and friends.
Born July 7, 1957, in Seymour, Mr. Barnes was the son of John Richard and Irene Estes Barnes. He married Joyce Shirley January 13, 1990, in Columbus.
Survivors include his wife; children, Derrick R. Barnes of North Vernon, Tiffany Jo (Brock) Vorhies of Ohio, Rowdy Daniel W. Deaton of Crothersville, Robin Sue Mathis of Columbus, Christy Ann Hibbs, and Julie Marie (Ryan) Rutan, both of Columbus; mother, Irene Barnes; 13 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and brothers, John M. (Lynn), David W. (Suzanne), and Jeffrey Lynn Barnes, all of Seymour.
Mr. Barnes was preceded in death by his father, John R. Barnes, and a twin brother, Garry B. Barnes.
Memorial contributions to American Cancer Society.