Julia Ann Barnes 1928 - 2014 Kansas City, KS

Julia Ann Barnes (Miller), 85, of Kansas City, Kansas, passed into the loving arms of Jesus on March 31, 2014.  Julia is survived by five children and their spouses: daughter Linda Bode of Chicago, IL; son James Barnes, Sr. and wife, Judy, of Dallas, TX; son John Barnes, Sr. and wife, Nancy, of Tonganoxie; daughter Bonnie Schwam of Salida, CO; and daughter Rebecca Khosravipour and husband, Bobby, of Elbing, KS. She is also survived by 18 grandchildren and 21 great grandchildren.
Julia was born on December 29, 1928 to Frank and Amelia Miller in Kansas City, KS, where she continued to live throughout her life. She married Robert Barnes Jr. on June 1, 1947 in Bethel, Kansas. They were married for 54 years before he preceded her in death in 2002.
Visitation and Celebration were held Saturday, April 5, 2014 at the First Baptist Church of Bethel located at 7500 Leavenworth Road, Kansas City, KS 66109. Visitation was from 9:30-11:00 a.m. and the Celebration Service was held at 11:00 a.m. Interment followed a celebration lunch at the Mt. Calvary Cemetery in Lansing, KS.
(Condolences may be expressed at: Arrangements: Porter Funeral Home & Crematory, 1835 Minnesota Ave. Kansas City, KS (913) 621-6400)
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