Dorothy Barnes

Published 2:12 pm Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Dorothy Alice Barnes, born Oct. 2, 1927, went home to be with the Lord on May 11, 2017, at the age 89. She was of the Presbyterian faith and a member of the Order of the Eastern Star.

She leaves behind two sons, John C. Barnes of Bogalusa and Thomas E. Barnes and his wife Linda Gayle Martin Barnes; a daughter, Linda S. Barnes Baer of DeSoto, Mo.; a sister, Arlene Sohm and her husband Gus of St. Louis, Mo.; nine grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; one great great-grandchild and other family members and friends.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Calvin S. and Erna Gertrude Marieneau Feutz; her husband, Paul J. Barnes; and a daughter, Paula J. Barnes Campbell.

Visitation was held Tuesday, May 16, at Bucholz Funeral Home in St. Louis, beginning at 2 p.m. until 5 p.m. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, May 17, at 10:30 a.m. with the burial in the Friden Cemetery in St. Louis County.

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