Herb G. Barnes

Herb G. Barnes, 82, of Tipton, Mo., passed away on Thursday, May 9, 2019 at SSM St. Mary’s Hospital in Jefferson City, Mo.

Services will be held at a later date in Montana.

He was born on Nov. 9, 1936 in Browning, the son of Ray Barnes and Alice (Henderson) Barnes both of whom preceded him in death. Herb was born into a large family of nine sisters and eight brothers and the last two where twins. His father saw that they were coming in two’s and said it was time to stop having children.

Herb was united in marriage to Sheila Galbreath who also preceded him in death. Herb attended the University of Montana in Missoula. Herb served in the United States Marine Corps. He worked for the Union Pacific Oil Refinery for many years.

Herb enjoyed camping, fishing, golfing and most of all spending time with his grandchildren.

He is survived by two sons; Craig Barnes and Mark Barnes, both of Tipton; 16 grandchildren, and several great grandchildren. 

He is preceded in death by one son Brent Barnes. 

Arrangements are under the direction of Bowlin-Cantriel Funeral Service,  California, Mo.