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Robert Earl �Bobby� Barnes, Jr.


Robert �Bobby� Earl Barnes, Jr., of Yulee, passed away Monday, January 20, 2020 at his home.

Born in Jacksonville, Bobby was the son of the late Robert Earl and Lou Jean McClain Barnes. He graduated from Andrew Jackson High School in 1965 and proudly served in the U. S. Navy. He served aboard the USS Repose during the Vietnam War.

He and his wife Linda moved to Yulee in 1972. Bobby retired from Rayonier in February of 2016 where he was a lead maintenance worker for the fire suppression systems.

Bobby will always be remembered as a fun loving person who was loved by all that knew him. Always helpful and giving, Bobby was always the one who would help but never seemed to need help. There was nothing he enjoyed more that camping, riding his side by side and boat trips to Silver Glenn and St. Augustine and the sandbars.

He leaves behind his wife of 49 years, Linda Mims Barnes; his children, Dawn (Brian)Rowe and Daryn Barnes, all of Yulee; his grandchildren, Lindsay (Tony) Albritton, Logan (Michael) Roland, Triston Barnes and Blake Rowe; his great grandchildren, Lofton Albritton and Harper Roland as well as other extended family members.

His family is planning to celebrate Bobby�s life at 1:00 pm on Saturday, February 1, 2020 at his and Linda�s home.


LINDA HARDY January 22, 2020
Linda and family, My thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time. He will be remembered for the kind person he was. So sorry ? for your loss.

MARK AND RHONDA HORNE January 22, 2020
Our thoughts and prayers are with all of the family. We will surely miss all of the friendly, neighborly visits. The neighborhood will be forever changed. He was an awesome man. Love you all.

SANDY AND TOM MURPHY January 23, 2020
So sorry for your loss! Wonderful guy! Love Tom and Sandy

JUDY HOLYBEE January 23, 2020
Linda and family I am so sorry for your loss! Will continue prayers for you!

We are so very sorry for your loss. Our deepest sympathies and condolences to the family. Fly High Bobby.

DONNIE & PAULA SING January 24, 2020
Linda, Dawn & Daryn, we pray your loving memories of Bobby will help soften these difficult days and bring you smiles along with the tears.

LISA PALMER January 26, 2020
I�m so sorry to hear this. Sam loved Bobby and spoke so highly of him. May you feel God�s peace and love during this difficult time and may your memories make you smile.

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