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Laura Flowers Barnes

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LUCAMA — Laura Flowers Barnes, 89, passed away Saturday, Oct. 12, 2019.

The funeral is 11 a.m. Tuesday at Maplewood Cemetery conducted by The Rev. Dr. De Wayne Eakes, the Rev. Ray Wells and the Rev. Kelley Smart. The family will be at Wilson Memorial Service, 6:30 to 8 p.m. Monday.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Billy Harold Barnes, in 2000; parents, Mitt Downing Flowers and Johnie W. Flowers; and brother, Johnie W. Flowers Jr.

Mrs. Barnes is survived by her daughter, Johnnie Marie Baker (Larry) of Overland Park, Kansas; sons, Greg Barnes (Barbara) of Kenly and Jeff Barnes (Gwen) of Lucama; six grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; sister, Doris F. Davis of Wilson; special friends and caregivers, Gwen Burgess and Dennis Minshew.

A special thanks and gratitude is extended to Linda Hill and staff with Community Home Care and Hospice.

Memorials are suggested to Little Rock Free Will Baptist Church, P.O. Box 340, Lucama, NC 27851.

Arrangements by Wilson Memorial Service, 2811 Fieldstream Dr, N, Wilson, 237-7171; www.wilsonmemorialservice.com.