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401 N. William Street
Goldsboro, NC 27530
Phone: (919) 947-1600
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Wilbert Barnes

Wilbert "Paul" Barnes

Friday, April 16th, 1948 - Tuesday, October 29th, 2019
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May his peace be with you until we meet again......

We the staff and management join with the family and friends of Mr. Wilbert " Paul" Barnes to announce his earthly departure and heavenly flight.

On April 16, 1948, Wilbert “Paul” Barnes was born to the late Leslie & Flossie Barnes in Kenly, NC.
Paul was the youngest of 9 children. He was called home on October 29, 2019 at the Kitty Askins Hospice Center in Goldsboro, NC.

He attended Norwayne School in Wayne County. He worked at Export & Alliance One Tobacco Company in Wilson, NC, as a Forklift Operator for over 50 years until he retired.

Paul enjoyed motorcycles, race cars, riding around Fremont in his truck greeting his friends. He was loved & he loved the Lord & his family.

Paul leave to cherish his precious memories his wife of 50 years; Carrie Barnes of the home, 8 children: Olivia Barnes (Alfie) of Fremont, NC., Valentina Medlock (Anthony) of Pikeville, NC; Wilbert Barnes, Jr. ( JB) of Goldsboro, NC; Tory Hines, Maticia Barnes; Monique Barnes, Ta’Shonie Barnes of Fremont, NC & Antonio Barnes of Goldsboro, NC. 2 sisters; Helen Hooker & Wilma Jean Harris both of Goldsboro, NC; 6 sisters-in-law; 2 special nieces: Apostle Jackie Ellis ( Paul) & Evonda Sampson of Goldsboro, NC; 12 grandchildren; 1 great granddaughter and a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, & friends.

Services of Love & Compassionate Care have been entrusted to Serenity Memorial Funeral Home &
Cremations, LLC.

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  • Visitation

    Friday, November 1st, 2019 | 3:00pm - 7:00pm
    Friday, November 1st, 2019 3:00pm - 7:00pm
    Serenity Memorial Funeral Home
    401 N. William Street
    GOLDSBORO, NC 27530
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    The Family will receive friends from 6:00 Until 7:00 PM
  • Service

    Saturday, November 2nd, 2019 | 1:00pm
    Saturday, November 2nd, 2019 1:00pm
    St. James Church of Christ Disciples OF Christ
    514 Memorial Church Rd.
    FREMONT, NC 27830
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    Pastor Tony Sutton
  • Interment

    Golden Gate Memorial Gardens
    4734 US-117
    PIKEVILLE, NC 27863
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Posted at 03:24pm

Ellen Ryals

Posted at 08:20am
To Carrie and Family,
So sorry to hear of the home going of Paul, we often spoke of the way he enjoyed himself at your 50th anniversary Celebration,we pray that God will give you the added strength that you will need in the days, months and years to come, be encouraged and know that God's got you and He has it all in control, try to remember the good times and all the laughs you shared with Paul.
Bro Charles Fuller and The Gospel Consolators

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Posted at 08:18am
May the peace which comes from the memories of love shared comfort you now and in the days ahead. Tish we love you, your 3rd floor Longleaf family.
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Tina Barnes Medlock

Posted at 08:03am
2Timothy 4: 7-8 My Daddy was truly a man of God. We find comfort in knowing he was ready to be with the Lord. We will truly miss our Daddy. He bought joy & grace with him anywhere he was. We will miss you Daddy💋

Shelia Coley-Harvey

Posted at 07:46pm
So sorry to hear of the passing of your love one, Paul. He will be missed by all in the Fremont, N C. Community

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