Barnes, Kimberly Howard (Ringgold)

Friday, February 15, 2013

Kimberly Howard Barnes, 44, of Ringgold, GA, died Wednesday, February 13, 2013 the Erlanger Medical Center. 

Kimberly was born November 19, 1968 in Baldwin Park, CA; and was preceded in death by her father, Billy J.Howard. 

She is survived by her husband, Charles "Chuck" Barnes; son, Timothy Walker; daughter, Amber Walker; mother, Patricia L. Howard; sister and brother-in-law, Joey and Tommy Miller all of Ringgold; step-sons, Kyle and Ryan Barnes of Atlanta; half-brothers and sister, Don Howard, Doug Howard, Teri Dell; and aunt, Rachel Lee Cummings of Seattle, WA. 

Service to celebrate the life of Mrs. Kimberly Howard Barnes will be held Saturday, February 16, at 11 a.m. at the Ponders Melrose Chapel. Interment will follow in the Whitfield Memorial Gardens. 

The family will receive friends at Ponders Melrose Chapel from 6-8 p.m. Friday, February 15. 

Arrangements are by Ponders Melrose Chapel.

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