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Sylvester Herman Barnes
February 16, 1937 - October 28, 2019

Mr. Sylvester “Pop” Barnes of Trumann departed this life on Monday, October 28, 2019 at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro, AR. He was born in Tulot, AR and lived his lifetime in Trumann.  He was a sheet metal worker for Moon’s Appliance.  He was preceded in death by his wife Yvonne Barnes; three brothers, Gene Barnes, Murl Sutfin, and Melton Sutfin; and his parents, Herman and Myrtle Pick Barnes.       He is survived by three daughters, Deborah Conaster and husband Tony of Leachville, Sandra Flood of Trumann and Merideth Brooks and husband Eddie of Trumann; one son, Michael Barnes of Trumann; 10 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren..       Visitation will be Wednesday evening from 5:00 until 7:00 p.m. at Thompson Funeral Home in Trumann.         Pallbearers will be Donald Pratt, Wayne Chaffin, Roger Moon, Keith Ross, Archie Cooper and Kenny Stacks.  Honorary pallbearers will be Frank Spangler and Don Creecy.       A Celebration of Life will be Thursday afternoon at 2:00 p.m. in the chapel of Thompson Funeral Home with Rev. Kenneth Doke officiating.  Burial will follow in Pine Hill Cemetery in Jonesboro, Ark.           Online guest book can be signed at www.thompsonfuneralhome.net

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October 30, 2019
05:00 PM - 07:00 PM

Thompson Funeral Home
220 Viva Drive
Trumann, AR 72472

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October 31, 2019
02:00 PM

Thompson Funeral Home Chapel
220 Viva Drive
Trumann, AR 72472

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  1. Patti Smith , Bay,Arkansas says

    Sandy my heart goes out to you. I am so sorry for your loss. I'm here if you need anything. You and your family are in my prayers

  2. Teresa Mcintare Pitts, Mountain View, Ar says

    So sorry for your loss, we were just asking Kay about him a few weeks ago.

  3. Dana, Trumann says

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. Pop was a great man they don't make many like that anymore. I thought highly of him. May God comfortable and bless each and everyone one of you in this time. We love yall and are here if y'all need anything love always Dana dejar2

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