Joyce A. Barnes, 74, of Pinehurst, passed away at the Moses H. Cone Hospital in Greensboro on Thursday, March 29th.

A memorial service will be held at the Boles Funeral Home, 35 Parker Lane, Pinehurst, on Tuesday, April 3rd at 11:00 A.M.

Born in Abington, MA on April 2nd, 1943, she was the daughter of the late Stanley and Ethel (Pike) Ransom. In 1958, Joyce met Aubrey “Lenny” Barnes and they would marry in July of 1961. After raising their children, Joyce went to work for Hospice of Brocton, MA. She moved to Pinehurst in 2003 where she enjoyed bowling with her friends and volunteering at FirstHealth Hospital in the Financial Records Dept.

Joyce was the loving wife of Lenny Barnes of Pinehurst. She was the mother of Alan Barnes, wife Susan, of Abington, MA and Lisa Barnes of Lawton, OK. She was the sister of Marlene Johnston and Donna Cappiello both of Pinewild, Bertha Keating of Westwood, MA and the late Sandra Potwin. She was the grandmother of Jessica Hunter, Joshua Hutchinson and Timothy Hutchinson.

To send flowers or a remembrance gift to the family of Joyce Ann Barnes, please visit Boles’ Tribute Store.

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Mrs. Barnes’ family and friends are in our thoughts and prayers at Sandhills Sentinel.

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