Ophelia Barnes

Monday, January 18, 2010

Ophelia Barnes, 94, of Slater, died Saturday, Jan. 16, 2010, at Sweet Springs Villa in Sweet Springs.

Graveside services will be held Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2010, at 2:30 p.m. at Mount Moriah Cemetery in Slater, with Rev. Glen Elmore officiating. Friends may call Wednesday at Weiker Funeral Home in Slater. Memorials are suggested to Second Baptist Church in Slater.

Born Jan. 23, 1915, in Kansas City, on May 22, 1959, in St. Louis, she married Jesse Barnes, who preceded her in death on Oct. 22, 1980. She was a member of Second Baptist Church in Slater and had lived in Slater since moving from St. Louis in 1972.