Obituary published Feb. 15, 2013 in The Mexico Ledger

Randall D. Barnes, 56, Centralia, Mo, passed away Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at the Boone Hospital Center in Columbia, Mo. He was born June 7, 1956 in Hannibal, Mo the son of Ron and Norma (Jahn) Barnes. On June 7, 1975 he was united in marriage to Cynthia "Cindy" (Parker).
In addition to his wife Cindy of 37 years, he will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by his mother Norma Barnes of Mexico, Mo; two sons Jared Barnes and his wife Kelly of Centralia, Mo and Brian Barnes and his wife Aubrey of Springfield, TN; five grandchildren Presli, Hank, Kate, Keira and Alyssa; one brother Wayde Barnes and his wife Linda of Mexico, Mo; one sister Joy Carpenter and her husband George of the State of Arkansas; several nieces and nephews; other relatives and many dear friends. In addition to his father Ron Barnes, one sister Rhonda Barnes preceded him in death.
Mr. Barnes graduated from Mexico High School. He worked as a bill collector for Medi-Credit Corp. in Columbia, Mo for many years. He was a member of the Mexico Masonic Lodge #354, Moolah Shrine Temple in St. Louis, Mo and the Little Dixie Shrine Club. He enjoyed golf, toy tractors, especially Allis Chalmers, and St. Louis Cardinal Baseball.
Funeral services will be 11:00 am Saturday, February 16, 2013 at the Oliver Funeral Home in Centralia, Mo. Interment will be in the Centralia City Cemetery. Visitation will be from 6:00 pm till 8:00 pm Friday, February 15, 2013 at the Oliver Funeral Home in Centralia, Mo with a Masonic Service at 7:30 pm. Memorial contributions may be made to the Mexico Masonic lodge # 354 c/o Oliver Funeral Home, P.O. Box 125, Centralia, Mo 65240. Condolences may also be made to the family at