Konie Deaoula Barnes, Sr., 86, of Hackett, Arkansas passed away Friday, February 1, 2013 in a Fort Smith hospital. He was a retired heating and air service manager, a U. S. Navy veteran of World War II, a 32nd degree Mason, and an avid golfer.
Funeral service will be at 12:00 P.M. (noon) Wednesday, February 6, 2013 in the McConnell Funeral Home Chapel in Greenwood and interment with military honors in the U. S. National Cemetery in Fort Smith under the direction of McConnell Funeral Home.
Survivors include his wife, Pauline and mother-in-law Wonema Miller, both of the home; a son, Brian Clark of Westfork, AR; a daughter, Kristy Spruell and husband, Michael of Gravette, AR; a sister, Montique Nixon and husband, George of North Carolina; a grandson, William Spruell; three sisters-in-law, Caryol Hendricks and husband, Butch of Fayetteville, AR, Loretta Korth and husband, Norman of Fort Smith, Valarie Moffett and husband, Mike of Rudy, AR; and a brother-in-law, Russell Miller of Hackett, AR. He was preceded in death by a son, Konie Deaoula Barnes, Jr.
Visitation will be Tuesday, February 5th from 3:00 to 7:00 P.M. at the funeral home in Greenwood with the family.