November 16, 1933 – July 6, 2021
G.B. Barnes, 87 of Wilson passed away Tuesday. The family will receive friends Saturday afternoon from 2 – 3:30 p.m. at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wilson.
G.B. is survived by his loving wife of sixty-six years, Jean M. Barnes; daughters, Pam Jenkins of Rocky Mount, Lisa Whitley and husband, Jay of Elm City, and Sandra Atkinson of Stantonsburg; granddaughters, Beth Hamm and husband, Gary of Bailey, and Amy Morris and husband, Daniel of Woodland; grandson, Tyler Jenkins and wife, Lauren of Fremont, and ten great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his son, Dennis Barnes, and his parents, Ben and Irene Barnes.
Flowers are welcome or please consider memorials in G.B.’s memory to St. Jude Children’s Research, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, Tennessee 38105.
Condolences directed to Joyner’s Funeral Home and Crematory at www.joyners.net.