2008-12-31 / Obituaries

Kenny Barnes, 39

Kenny "Big Show" Barnes, 39, of Groveland, Fla. died Sunday, Dec. 14, 2008 in Florida. He was the husband of Tammy Barnes, formerly of Jamestown.

Born in Norfolk, Va. on October 12, 1969 to William and the late Bonnie Lee Barnes, he moved to South Lake County in 2003 from Jamestown.

He was a sergeant with the Florida Department of Corrections. Kenny loved his dogs, Albert and Blue, and loved the Pittsburgh Steelers. He was a Baptist.

Besides his wife and father, he is survived by his daughters Katherine and Victoria of Groveland, Fla. Kenny was the son-in-law of Frank and Sharlene Vieira Siebel, former Jamestown residents, now in Groveland, Fla.; his twin brother Michael and his wife Amy of Maryland; and sisters, Alberta Rector and her husband John of South Carolina, and Becki Barnes of North Carolina.

A Celebration of Life service was held graveside in Greenwood Cemetery, Groveland, on Dec. 20.

Any cards may be sent to Tammy, Katherine and Victoria Barnes, 165 E. Pomelo St., Groveland, FL 34736.

Becker Family Funeral Home, 806 W. Minneola Av, Clermont, FL, (352) 394-7121 was in charge of arrangements.

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