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William Barnes


1934 - 2013 Notice Condolences
William Barnes Notice
Barnes, William William "Bill" H. Barnes, 79, of Windermere, Florida passed away on Tuesday December 3, 2013. Mr. Barnes was born on September 2, 1934 in Amityville, New York to the late Howard and Blanche Barnes. He graduated from Duke University in 1956. Mr. Barnes was a full time musician who played with many famous musicians in New York and was invited to play at Jazz Festivals in the United States and Europe. He was a founding member of the Bix Beiderbecke Memorial Jazz Band and the ongoing Bix Festival in Davenport, Iowa. He was employed at Walt Disney World for 11 years. He is survived by his wife Mimi, two daughters, and three grandchildren. Funeral on Friday (Visitation 10:00, service 12:00) at Woodlawn Funeral Home in Gotha. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to The Cat Protection Society, P.O. Box 1078, Sorrento, Fl. 32776, or to your favorite animal protection charity. Condolences may be offered at woodlawnfuneralhomegotha.com
Published in the Orlando Sentinel from Dec. 4 to Dec. 5, 2013
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