Funeral services for Emma Jean Barnes will be held Thursday, Oct. 27, 2011 at 2 p.m. at Whispering Pines Baptist Church in Minden. Officiating will be the Rev. Mike Wilkes. Interment will follow at Whispering Pines Cemetery in Minden.
The family will receive friends from 5 until 8 p.m. today (Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2011) at Rose-Neath Funeral Home in Minden.
Emma Jean was born Oct. 28, 1944 in Aubrey, Arkansas and entered into rest Oct. 24, 2011 in Minden.
She is survived by her husband, William F. Barnes of Sibley; daughters, Tracey Calogero of Bossier City, Julie Halliday and husband, Joseph of Sterlington and Susan Brown and husband, Allen of Grand Cane; sister, Bertha Flahrity and husband, Wayne of Casico, Arkansas; brothers, Gayland Fisher and wife, Charlotte of Waldron, Arkansas and Benny Fisher and wife, Linda of Hackett, Arkansas; grandchildren, Chris Barnes, Jordan Brown, Marissa Halliday, Mark Calogero and Mason Calogero; and great-granddaughter Libby Barnes.
Pallbearers will be Jordan Brown, Chris Barnes, Allen Brown, Joseph Halliday, Ben Fisher and Charlie Heller.