BARNES Bryan N. Barnes, born July 20, 1959 in Columbus, Ohio, died unexpectedly December 1, 2012. He is survived by loving wife and best friend of 31 years, Abigail A. Barnes; and beloved daughter, Allison A. Barnes. Also survived by father- and mother-in-law John C. and Marjorie A. Burnham; brothers- and sisters-in-law, Leonard E. Burnham, Peter M. (Cyndy) Burnham, Melissa G. (Chris) Carlston; brother, Bruce D. Barnes; numerous uncles, aunts, cousins, nieces, a nephew. Preceded in death by parents Keith D. and Joyce L. Barnes. He graduated from Whetstone H.S., attended OSU and CSCC. He was a highly-skilled independent contractor, master carpenter, composer and lyricist, and a wonderful husband, father, and friend. He was a lifelong Buckeyes fan, and lover of all things musical. In lieu of flowers, please donate to a
. Reception at Maple Grove United Methodist Church, Saturday December 8, 10 a.m.-12 noon.
Published in The Columbus Dispatch on Dec. 6, 2012