Visitation Information:

2:00pm -4:00pm
November 17, 2017
Memorial Park North Funeral Home Riverside Chapel
989 Riverside Drive Gainesville, GA 30501

Service Information:

November 18th, 2017 at 02:00 PM
Memorial Park North Funeral Home Riverside Chapel
989 Riverside Drive Gainesville, GA 30501

Mr. Benjamin Franklin Barnes, 77

Benjamin Franklin Barnes, age 77 of Maysville, passed away on November 11, 2017. Funeral services will be held at 2:00pm on Saturday, November 18, 2017 at Memorial Park North Riverside Chapel. Interment will follow at Lebanon United Methodist Church, 3664 Lebanon Church Road, Gillsville, Georgia 30543. The family will receive friends from 2:00-4:00 and 6:00-8:00 on Friday, November 17, 2017.

Benjamin was born on February 12, 1940 in Brookton, Georgia to the late Fred Joseph Barnes and the late Fannie Mae Hill Barnes. Benjamin married his school sweetheart, Joan Carney. They met in the third grade. Benjamin was an avid family man who loved his wife, children and grandchildren. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and tending to his garden.  Benjamin worked for the Hall County Corrections Department as a corrections officer.

He is survived by his loving wife of 58 years Joan Carney Barnes; son and daughter-in-law Charles and Jackie Barnes; son Glenn Barnes; 6 grandchildren; a number of great-grandchildren; and a number of nieces and nephews.

Online condolences can be made at Memorial Park North Riverside Chapel, 989 Riverside Drive, Gainesville, Georgia 30501


Condolences 3
Linda Stlawrence 2017-11-13 15:35:58
Prayers for peace and comfort; until we meet again Uncle Ben
Keith Chastain 2017-11-17 07:42:04
Fly high Uncle Ben until we meet again
Larry Rundles 2017-11-17 12:06:36
My prayers go out to the family during this difficult time.
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