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A resident of Vienna, VA, passed away on Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at the age of 83. Beloved husband of Doris Barnes, and loving father of Denise Barnes, Lenora Barnes, Robin Williams and grandfather to Kobie Ellis. Beloved son of the late Joseph Barnes and Roxie Barnes. Brother of the late Roxanne Barnes and father-in-law of the late Therman Williams.
Henry attended Louise Archer Elementary School and Armstrong High School. As a young man, Henry worked several different jobs - as a jewel and furniture deliverer - among many. He served in the army during the Korean War. His career at the National Security Agency, Ft. Meade Maryland, spanned 34 years and ended in a celebrated retirement on December 12, 1985.
Friends will be received 10 a.m. Saturday, December 1, 2012 at First Vienna Baptist Church. 450 Orchard St., Vienna, VA, where Funeral services will follow at 11 a.m. Rev. Dr. Clevester Hawkins presiding with Eulogy by Rev. Dr. Kenny Smith. Interment, Sons & Daughters Cemetery, Vienna, VA. Arrangements by Ames Funeral Home, Manassas, VA.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Capital Caring, Resource Development Dept., 2900 Telestar Ct., Falls Church, VA 22042, "in memory of Henry J. Barnes".

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Published in The Washington Post on Nov. 25, 2012
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