Elton Edward Barnes age 42 of Munster, Indiana passed away April 15, 2017. He was born in Gary, Indiana on May 19, 1974 to Doretha and Edward Barnes. Elton was a graduate of Horace Mann High School in 1992. Elton earned a CDL and worked in the trucking industry. Elton leaves his memories to his loving wife Tyra Barnes; children Jana, Jalynn and Samuel; grandchildren Bryson, Brielle and Donye; parents Doretha and Marvin E. Scott; father Edward Barnes; four brothers Michael (Magaly) Barnes, Damon, Eric and Corey Scott; two sisters Edwina Barnes and LaRae (Michael) Jennings and a host of nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and many close friends. A celebration of Elton's life will be Saturday April 22, 2017 at 11:00a.m. with visitation from 9-11:00a.m. all services at St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church 2300 Grant Street. Pastor Howard L. Carter officiating.