Jattrice Elizabeth BARNES

BARNES, Jattrice Elizabeth A Homegoing Celebration for Jettrice Elizabeth Barnes, who departed this earthly life to answer the call of her Heavenly Father on Monday, March 11, 2013, will be held Saturday, March 16th, at 11 am, at First Baptist Church of Progress Village, 8722 Progress Blvd, Tampa, with Pastor-Teacher, Dr. Sam Maxwell, officiating. Interment will follow. Jettrice Elizabeth Barnes was born Sept. 18, 1984 in Hampton, VA, the youngest of four children to Jimmie Lee and Sarah Jacqueline Barnes. Jettrice attended Hickam Elementary in Honolulu, Hawaii. She also attended the public schools of Hillsborough County, graduating from Riverview High School. She received her Bachelors Degree from the University of Florida and her MBA from Chestnut Hill College in Philadelphia, PA. Jettrice participated in "Teach for America" at William F. Harrity Public School and had the opportunity to teach English in Uijeongou Gyeongga, South Korea. Jettrice leaves to cherish loving memories of her with parents: Jimmie Lee & Sarah Jacqueline Barnes; brothers, Marqus James Barnes and Michael Jerome Barnes; sister, Sharonda Nicole Barnes; grandmother, Elizabeth Brinkley Smith; nephew, Caire Jaylen; niece, Raniyah Sarah; godparents, Bobby and Peggy Locust; a host of aunts, uncles, cousins, The "First Family" her church family (The First Baptist Church of Progress Village), faculty, staff & students of Burns Middle School; and other sorrowing relatives & friends. Family will receive friends Friday, March 15, 6-8 pm, at First Baptist Church of Progress Village, 8722 Progress Blvd, Tampa. "A Wilson Service" www.wilson-funeralhome.com

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Published in the Tampa Bay Times on Mar. 14, 2013