Mary Elizabeth Alston Barnes

Wife of Rev. D. B. Barnes

Born 1864, Georgia

Died 10/15/1926, Chattanooga, TN


    Mrs. Mary Elizabeth Barnes, residing at 528 Baldwin street, died at 1:50 o’clock Thursday morning in a local hospital after a short illness. Surviving her are four daughters, Mrs. D. B. Hatch and Mrs. Frank Skilton, of this city; Mrs. Charles English, of Columbus, O., and Mrs. S. W. Hunt, of Oklahoma City, Okla.; two sons, D. M. Barnes, of this city, and R. S. Barnes, of Cincinnati, O.; and seven grandchildren. Mrs. Barnes had been a resident of Chattanooga for twenty-five years. She was a faithful member of the First Baptist church. She was a woman of sweet Christian character, and was loved by a wide circle of friends. Funeral services will be held in the First Baptist church, the hour to be announced later. Interment in Chattanooga Memorial park.

Submitted by Karon Anderson