Denise Barnes

Denise W. Barnes, 56

AUTRYVILLE — Mrs. Denise Williams Barnes, 56, of 893 South River Road, died on Friday, March 7, 2014 at Cape Fear Valley Medical Center.

The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, March 13 at Butler Funeral Home with the Rev. Richard Spell and Bishop Warren H. Barfield, Sr. officiating. Burial will follow at the Williams Family Cemetery, Autryville.

Mrs. Barnes was born on January 19, 1958 in Cumberland County to Charlie Amon and Frances Imperato Williams. She was preceded in death by her father and worked as a Teacher's Assistant in Early Childhood Development at Fayetteville Technical Community College.

She is survived by her husband of 38 years, Steve Alan Barnes of the home; one son, Nicholas Alan Barnes and wife, Melissa of Ammon; her mother, Frances Williams of Autryville; one brother, Larry Williams and wife, Barbara of Autryville; one sister, Nancy Norris and husband, Lee of Eastover; two grandchildren, Koltlyn Barnes and Kimberlin Barnes; her mother-in-law, Doris Johnson of Autryville; one sister-in-law, Deborah Williams of Autryville; and nieces and nephews, Robin Marley, Larry Williams, II, Misty McLamb, Kevin Norris, Marie Smith and Kasey Johnson.

The family will receive friends on Wednesday evening from 7 to 9 p.m. at Butler Funeral Home in Stedman and other times at the home.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Long Branch Baptist Church, P.O. Box 461, Autryville, NC 28318; or to Mt. Carmel Church of God of Prophecy, 1655 Mt. Carmel Church Road, Autryville, NC 28318.

Services entrusted to Butler Funeral Home, 6535 Clinton Road, Stedman.

Funeral Home

Butler Funeral Home
6535 Clinton Rd Stedman, NC 28391
(910) 223-7400

Published in The Sampson Independent from Mar. 11 to Mar. 12, 2014