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You will always be Remembered!!

Mr. Stanley Barnes


March 9th, 1954 – July 23rd, 2008


Arrangements entrusted to:


Angelus Funeral Home

8347 S. Ashland Avenue

Chicago, IL 60620

(773) 874-4200





Stanley (Coco) Barnes at age 16y



Present Day Photo


Stanley Barnes was born to Junel and Nellie (Turney) Barnes on March 9th, 1954. He departed this life on the night of July 23rd, 2008 at the Halsted Renaissance Nursing Home and Rehab Center after loosing the fight against cancer.


Stanley confessed a hope in Christ in 1966 and would often make himself a pulpit in the living room to spread the “good news” to his family.


Sleep on my son. We all loved you but…

God always loved you best!


He leaves to cherish his memory a loving mother, Nellie Conner-Barnes (Chicago), a devoted partner, Mildred Simpson (Chicago), one daughter, Patricia Hicks (Indianapolis, IN) two sisters, Josephine Brookins (Georgetown, TX) and Nerrissia Craig (Chicago), four nephews, Anderson Brookins (Georgetown), Melvin Barnes (Lakeland, FL), Joshua Craig (Norfolk, VA) and JW Barnes (Georgetown), four nieces, Jeanette Baber (Georgetown), Candice South (Georgetown), Kelly Craig (Chicago), Priscilla Craig (Chicago) and a host of other relatives and friends.

The remains, entrusted to Angelus Funeral Home, were cremated on Friday 07-25-2008.

 Prayer, led by niece, Kelly Craig, was held at the:

Halsted Renaissance

10932 S. Halsted St.

Chicago, IL 60643