Death Notice

Aug. 4, 1946 —

Nov. 19, 2020

Griffin native

Mrs. Barbara Buntyn Barnes, 74, of Wedowee, Alabama, passed away, Thursday, Nov. 19, 2020.

Mrs. Barbara was born in Griffin, Georgia on Aug. 4, 1946. She is preceded in death by her husband, Ronnie Barnes; parents,

Alton Buntyn Sr.,

and Mirian Taylor Buntyn. Barbara was the first female sergeant for the Clayton County Sheriff Office. Barbara was a loving mother and grandmother who loved to do yard work and arts and crafts.

She is survived by children, Rhonda Wilson and husband, Randy, and Benjamin Barnes; grandchildren, Amber Eubanks, Ashley Summerfield and husband, Michael, and Travis Eubanks; great-grandchildren, Kody Conkle, Hadley Conkle, Holden Summerfield; siblings, Carolyn Carter and husband, Thomas, Al Buntyn Jr. and wife, Elaine, Darrell Buntyn and wife, Lynn; several nieces and nephews.

A visitation for Barbara Barnes will be Sunday, Nov. 22, 2020, from 3:00 pm until 4 p.m. at Second Baptist Church Griffin, 501 West Broad Street. Following the visitation, a funeral service will follow at the church at 4 p.m. with Dr. David Hill officiating.

Conner-Westbury Funeral Home, 1891 W. McIntosh Road, Griffin, is in charge of arrangements.

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