William "Shorty" Barnes, 80, was born on May 12, 1936, in Cumberland County, TN. He passed away on May 14, 2016, in Crossville. Shorty enjoyed fishing in his spare time. He also like to tinker on things like cars, lawn mowers, four wheelers and computers.
He is survived by his sons, William Keith Barnes (Verna), Timothy Dean Barnes (Shirley) and Tony Daryl Barnes (Sherry); grandchildren, Kelly Barnes, Timothy Barnes Jr., Bradley Barnes, Daniel Barnes, Brandon Barnes, Niketa Marshall and Tiffany Brown; and 13 great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and his wife- Dorothy.
Family received friends on Tuesday, May 17, 2016, at Crossville Memorial Funeral Home. A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, May 18, 2016, at 2 p.m. at Crossville Memorial Funeral Home. He will be laid to rest in Crossville City Cemetery following the service.
Crossville Memorial Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc. was in charge of the arrangements.
Published on  May 17, 2016