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Howard S. "Bump" Barnes, Jr.

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Howard S. “Bump” Barnes, Jr., 67, of Martinsburg, WV, passed away on Wednesday, April 30, 2014, in the Martinsburg V. A. Medical Center.  He was born on Dec. 31, 1946, in Carlisle, a son of the late Howard S. Barnes, Sr. and Phyllis E. (Profater) Barnes.

Howard attended Carlisle High School and was a United State Marine Corps veteran of the Vietnam War.  He was awarded many honors for his military service, including a Purple Heart, National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, Vietnam Campaign Ribbon, Combat Action Badge and the Good Conduct Medal.  Bump was a member of American Legion Post 826, the Veterans of Foreign Wars and the Disabled American Veterans.

He is survived by his wife of 28 years, Kimberly Ann (Felton) Barnes, six sons; Garret T. Palmer, Nathaniel Barnes, Adrian L. Barnes, Delante Barnes, all of Carlisle and Dwight Barnes and Nigel Barnes, both of Martinsburg, WV, two daughters; Deb/l Barnes of Martinsburg and Giannina Barnes Bailey of Carlisle, three brothers; Lonnie S. Barnes of Harrisburg, Adrian D. Barnes of Washington D.C. and Calvin E. Barnes of Carlisle, two sisters; Victoria E. Barnes of Washington D.C. and Jacqueline E. Barnes of Laurel, MD, several grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.  Howard was predeceased by two brothers; Dwight B. Barnes and Darryl T. Barnes.

A viewing will begin at 11 a.m. followed by the funeral service at 12 noon on Wednesday, May 7, 2014, in the Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, 630 S. Hanover Str., Carlisle, with Rev. Walter R. Reed, Jr. officiating.  Burial with military honors will be in Cumberland Valley Memorial Gardens, Carlisle.

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Our dearest Nate and Lil' Nate. Prayers of peace and comfort to you and the family as you adjust to "Dad" not being here. Keep his legacy alive and allow his light to shine through all you do in your life, and he will live forever. God bless you always. The Greenes, Brian Charlene Tyler Travis & Cameron

To the Barnes family - we want you to know you're all in our thoughts and prayers during this very difficult time. Keep the faith and know that he is now gathered around the family fire circle in the great beyond.

Renie Rush & Tony Washington

I'm very sorry to hear about bump.  I send my deepest condolences.

kim butler

My deepest condolences to the Barn's family. My prayers and thoughts are sent your way

Randy Roebuck

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Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, Inc.
Since 1853
630 S. Hanover St., Carlisle, PA 17013
Phone:  (717) 243-2421
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(1926 ~ 2009)
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(1926 ~ 2009)
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(1892 ~ 1988)
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(1898 ~ 1934)
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(1866 ~ 1924)
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(1831 ~ 1903)

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