MITCHELL Ruth E. Barnes, 95, passed away at 7:15 a.m. Sunday, June 10, 2012, at Mitchell Manor Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.
Born March 19, 1917 in Bono Township, she was the daughter of Frank and Oma May (Mooney) McIntire. She married Verlin Barnes January 24, 1936, and he preceded her in death March 5, 1997.
She graduated from Mitchell High School in 1934 and was a homemaker. Ruth was a member of Mitchell First Christian Church, Dorcas Circle, Fleur de Lis, North Hills Eastern Star Chapter No. 526 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and was a charter member of Spring Mill Homemakers.
Surviving: sons, Robert Wayne Barnes, Pittsburgh, PA
Kenneth Edward Barnes, Los Angeles, CA
12 great grandchildren
Her parents; husband; daughter, Barbara Ann Albosta; son, William Franklin Barnes; and brothers, Ralph and Ray McIntire preceded her in death.
Funeral service will be at 3:00 p.m., Wednesday, June 13, in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home and Cremation Center with Pastor Mike Collins officiating. A private burial will be in Talbott Cemetery.
Friends may call from 1:00-3:00 p.m., Wednesday, at the funeral home.