William H. Barnes Sr., 72, of Elizabethtown died Wednesday, January 8, 2020, at Columbus Regional Hospital in Columbus.
Funeral services were Saturday, January 11, 2020, at Sawyer-Pickett Funeral and Cremation Service. Rev. Connie Barr officiated. Burial was at Bear Creek Cemetery.
Mr. Barnes was a member of Alert United Methodist Church. He liked working on cars, watching NASCAR, and enjoyed late model dirt track racing. Mr. Barnes loved his job at B & H Electric and spending time with his children and grandchildren.
Born December 7, 1947, in Jeffersonville Mr. Barnes was the son of William F. and Mary G. Clarkson Barnes. He was united in marriage to Rosie Morris June 20, 1969, and she survives.
Other survivors include a daughter, Maribeth (Tim) Suhre of North Vernon; son, Billy (Kim) Barnes of Indianapolis; grandchildren, Ben and Abby (Adam Capes) Suhre, Allie and AJ Barnes, and Anthony and Brenda Canter; and two great-grandchildren.
Mr. Barnes was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Roger D. Barnes Sr.
Memorials may be made through the funeral home to Alert United Methodist Church.