Alfred C. Barnes

Alfred C. Barnes, 63, of West Memphis, Ark., diedWednesday, Aug. 31, 2011, in Meridian, Miss. Alfred wasborn Jan. 10, 1948, in Monroe to A.C. and Retha (Mitchell)Barnes. He was a funeral director/embalmer. He ownedand operated Delta Mortuary Service in West Memphis.Alfred was preceded in death by a son, Kevin Jones.Survivors include his wife, Debra of the home; threesons, Michael Barnes of Little Rock, Ark., Keith Barnes ofWest Memphis, Christopher Barnes of Hampton, N.H.;one grandson; his parents, A.C. and Retha Barnes ofHartford, Ark.; three sisters and brothers-in-law, Sharonand Vernon White of Greenwood, Ark., Sondra and TheRev. Tommy Harris of Hartford, Shirley and Mark Callahanof Hartford; and one brother and sister-in-law, Dale andNancy Barnes of Hartford.Services will be at 10 a.m., Tuesday, Sept. 6, at EvansChapel of Memories, Poteau, with The Rev. TommyHarris officiating. Burial will follow in Monroe Cemetery,Monroe.The family will be at the funeral home from 6-8 p.m.Monday to visit with relatives and friends.Online messages may be left at are under the direction of Evans andMiller Funeral Home, Poteau.