Florence Wilkinson BARNES

BARNES, Florence Wilkinson

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Florence Wilkinson Barnes, 85, of Delray Beach, FL went peacefully and graciously to join the Lord on April 17, 2013 at Hospice of Palm Beach County, Boynton Beach, FL. Retired English High School Teacher, Florence and Simon co-owned Fifth Avenue Pharmacy, Delray Beach for 49 years. She is survived by her loving husband of 61 years Simon C. Barnes "Doc"; son, Charles C. Barnes; daughter, Floretta T. Barnes; son, Simon Barnes IV; sisters, Dorothy Mae Jenkins and Etta I. Wilkinson; three grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews and Godchildren. Florence was born on February 7, 1928 in New Orleans, LA to the late Charles Wilkinson and Mary Lewis Wilkinson of New Orleans, LA. Visitation: Friday, April 26, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM, Shuler's Memorial Chapel, 606 W Atlantic Avenue, Delray Beach FL 33444; Funeral Mass: 1:00 PM Saturday, April 27, St. Vincent's Ferrer Catholic Church, 840 George Blvd., Delray Beach, FL 33483. Internment will follow at Our Lady Queen of Peace Cemetery, 10941 Southern Blvd., Royal Palm Beach, FL. 33411. Please visit www.shulersmemorial.com to send condolences and sign the register book. She will be forever celebrated for her endearing smile, devotion to her family, her wisdom and generosity, along with "down-home" New Orleans cooking and hospitality. Shuler's Memorial Chapel, Delray Beach (561) 265-0622

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Shuler's Memorial Chapel
606 West Atlantic Avenue Delray Beach, FL 33444
(561) 265-0622

Published in The Palm Beach Post from Apr. 25 to Apr. 26, 2013