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George Sherman Barnes

February 12, 1948 ~ June 18, 2021 (age 73)

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George Barnes from McCunenville passed away at the age of 73 on Friday June 18, 2021, at Fairfield Medical Center.

George was born in McCuneville, Ohio to the late Julia Balind Barnes and Ebert Barnes on February 12, 1948.

He graduated from Miller High School in 1968. He served in the National Guard from 1965-1971. He worked and retired from ITT Higbie as a Tool and Die Maker.  He will be sadly missed. 

George has a loving family; wife Mary (Moulton) Barnes of 39 years, 3 children Shawn Barnes, Paul Jason Barnes, and Carie Barnes, her husband Jordan Owens; 2 grandchildren Eila Rue and Bea Oak Owens; siblings Sue Toney (John), Neeva Decore, Elsie Thomas, Paul Barnes (Anna), Gloria Fink, and the late Mary Reed and Bill Barnes; He also has siblings by marriage, Francis Moulton, Laura Williams (Mike), Daniel Moulton (Annette), Polly Spencer (Mark) and the late Jenny Ott (Steve). George has numerous nieces and nephews.

Per George’s request cremation will take place and a picnic to celebrate his life will be held on July 10, 2021, from 1:00 pm -3:00 pm at Arethusa Springs Park in New Lexington.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Perry County Cancer Alliance P.O. Box 724 New Lexington, OH 43764-0724


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Celebration of Life
July 10, 2021

1:00 PM
Arethusa Springs Park
426 Fowler Lane
New Lexington, OH 43764


Perry County Cancer Alliance
P.O. Box 724, New Lexington OH 43764

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