"Where Fillmore County News Comes First"
Saturday, November 28th, 2015
Volume ∞ Issue ∞
- 9:41:05, Nov 27th 2015 - WoW - As a long time reader of your paper I think it should stay how it is. It's a ch ... [Read More]
- 1:35:05, Nov 26th 2015 - consaredumb - The most vocal people are always the most ignorant. ... [Read More]
- 2:58:00, Nov 25th 2015 - James1952 - The word on the street is that the folks who own the land above the schoo ... [Read More]
- 10:17:32, Nov 25th 2015 - - Yes it does take money to operate schools and keep buildings open. If the high s ... [Read More]
- 9:09:47, Nov 25th 2015 - @Says - Bottom line... it takes money to operate & keep open school buildings. Yes, I ... [Read More]
- 7:57:56, Nov 25th 2015 - nature man - I think y'all are in denial. Atrazine in all your well, shallow aquifer ... [Read More]
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- 8:07:37, Nov 24th 2015 - Stan Gudmundson - I've never responded to any comments made about anything I've writt ... [Read More]
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Fri, Dec 26th, 2003
Posted in Obituaries
Posted in Obituaries
Doris Barnes, 93, of Chatfield, a former farm homemaker and teacher, died December 21, 2003 at Chosen Valley Care Center in Chatfield, where she had lived the past two years.
Doris King was born July 24, 1910, in rural Spring Valley, and graduated from Spring Valley High School in 1928. She taught in rural schools in Fillmore County. On June 12, 1935, she married Donald Barnes in Sumner Township, Fillmore County. The couple farmed, and in 1967 moved to Chatfield. Mr. Barnes died April 14, 1990. Mrs. Barnes was a member of Sumner Center United Methodist Church and United Methodist Women, was church historian, and taught Sunday school. She also was a volunteer at the Chatfield Tourism Building, was a 4-H leader and was a member of Chatfield Community Club. Survivors include one son, Loren (Ella) of Chatfield; three daughters, Lucille (Blaine) Diesslin of Ely, Ruth Barnes of Fridley, Minn., and Marlys Meyer of Rochester; five grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and a sister, Joy Evans of Stewartville. Five brothers and three sisters preceded her in death. The funeral for Doris Barnes was December 24, 2003 at Sumner Center United Methodist Church in rural Chatfield, with the Rev. Victoria Ashley officiating. Burial was in Chatfield Cemetery. Riley Funeral Home in Chatfield was in charge of arrangements.