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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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Vera Coley

Posted at 08:16pm
Sending you our prayers and condolences.
Rosa Reid and Family

Vera Coley

Posted at 08:13pm
Our prayers are truly with you during this
time ! May you find peace and comfort in knowing your love one is resting in the masters arms!
Praying, Barbara Coley Holden, and Shanika Holden

Vera Coley

Posted at 08:10pm
To Barnes family,
We the Coley family send you our prayers and deepest condolences through this difficult time! Just know that he is resting and in peace!
Love you, Vera and Shevonne Coley and Maggie Coley Neal and Wayne Middleton

Clementine “Ardie” Sherrod

Posted at 06:50pm
To the Barnes Family, sending you our deepest sympathy and praying your strength during your time of lost. We have truly-truly lost an dear friend, yet heaven has gained a wonderful angel.

Clementine "Ardie" Sherrod/Daniels Family

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Posted at 03:24pm

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