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“I love you and miss you terribly grandma...please believe your memory lives on, it's been 4 years yesterday that you became the angel watching over...Read More »
1 of 22 | Posted by: Tira Barnes - Gaithersburg, MD

2 of 22 | Posted by: VANESSA L SIMS - GAITHERSBURG, MD

“I met Ms. Barnes in mid-1970s, she was kind, sweet and gentle lady. I extend my condelences to the family, had I known, I would have attended the...Read More »
3 of 22 | Posted by: Daphne Powell - Ft. Washington, MD

“Dear Raymond, Carla and family,Know that you are in our thoughts and prayers during this very difficult time of sorrow. The love and memories that...Read More »
4 of 22 | Posted by: Harolyn Walker - Burlington, KY

“" I will fall so you can rise. Hoping you can get high enough to see God. And I pray that while I am low you may do the same, so that when you fall...Read More »
5 of 22 | Posted by: Teddy - Charlottesville, VA

“Thank you for Monie!!! Harrison ”
6 of 22 | Posted by: Harrison John Daniel - Cincinnati, OH

“There was an old woman who lived in a shoe She had so many children but she knew exactly what to do She sewed and she cooked and listen as they read...Read More »
7 of 22 | Posted by: Renee Daniel - Cincinnati, OH

“Thank you for the Reese's and Sprite on Friday nights, prom gowns, dresses, cheerleading uniforms, advice, smiles when I come home, making me read...Read More »
8 of 22 | Posted by: Traci Allen - Washington, DC

“Mama, I love you very much and will always cherish the wonderful memories that I have. Thank you for always loving me as your own. Your work here...Read More »
9 of 22 | Posted by: Valerie Barnes - Clarksburg, MD

“Grandma I love you. I know you are resting peacefully. Thank you for everything you taught me . <3 ”
10 of 22 | Posted by: Rachel Barnes - Jacksonville, FL

“Grandma, you are possibly the strongest woman I will ever encounter in my life. From having 10 children, to being a wonderful grandmother, I can...Read More »
11 of 22 | Posted by: Rebecca Barnes - Woodbridge, VA

“From Mr. & Mrs. Little (Richard's In-Laws; Rachel, Rebecca and Ricky's grandparents) to the Barnes' FamilyA Mother's Message From Heaven I see you my...Read More »
12 of 22 | Posted by: James and Gwendolyn Little - VA

“Joan, I will always remember making mud pies, doing homework and just having good times. You will be missed but I will always hold those memories...Read More »
13 of 22 | Posted by: Rebecca J. Childs - washington, DC

“I love you grandma. ”
14 of 22 | Posted by: Tena Barnes Davenport - San Diego, CA

“Carla and Family: We are sending a gentle hug your way, to comfort you and to let you know that you're on our mind and in our heart today and...Read More »
15 of 22 | Posted by: Betty Robinson - Springfield, VA

“Dear Carla and family, You are in our prayers as you go through this very difficult period--words can never express the sorrow and pain you are...Read More »
16 of 22 | Posted by: Hilda Douglas - Washington, DC

“Dear Mom Barnes, Thank you for being such a sweet presence in my life. Rebecca and Ricky were talking about the peanut butter crackers and how...Read More »
17 of 22 | Posted by: Gwynne Barnes - Woodbridge, VA

“To the Barnes Family, I am so sorry to here of the passing of such a beautiful lady... A death in the family leaves a void that cannot be filled,...Read More »
18 of 22 | Posted by: Mollie Waller Bishop - VA

“To the Barnes Family, May God Bless Ms. Joan Barnes, and may the heavenly angels enjoy her as much as you all have. I thank her for giving us Doris...Read More »
19 of 22 | Posted by: Nicole Tisdale - Fort Washington, MD

“Dear Mom, I want to first thank your for keeping Mr. Pelton off my case when I started dating Carla. Thank you for the support with the girls and...Read More »
20 of 22 | Posted by: Raymond Ware, Jr. - Madison, VA

“Mrs. Barnes I have known you since I was 15 years old. You were like a mother to me and I will always remember and love you. Thank you for being...Read More »
21 of 22 | Posted by: George P. Gordon Jr. - Woodbridge, VA

“Mama you were always a person of Grace and Love I remember when you first met me in 1974. You told Peytie that she had known me longer than she said...Read More »
22 of 22 | Posted by: Robert Tyng - MD - Son in law

Joan was born on September 10, 1929 and passed away on Sunday, January 20, 2013.

Joan was a resident of Wheaton, Maryland.

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