John “Jackie” Francis Barnes

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John “Jackie” Francis Barnes

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BARNES, John “Jackie” Francis, 71, EASTON, ME & BUCKEYE, AZ, at Arizona, July 15, 2012. Arrangements are in the care of Menke Funeral Home, Arizona.

    EASTON, ME & BUCKEYE, AZ – John “Jackie” Francis Barnes, 71, passed away Sunday, July 15, 2012, in Arizona, after a long battle with Alzheimers. John was born October 30, 1940, the son of Francis and Marion (Appleby) Barnes of Easton.
    John graduated from Easton High School in 1958. John was employed as a salesman from 1959 to 2003 for several companies, retiring from Corbin Ltd. John loved to move around having lived in Maine, California, Colorado, Arizona and Pennsylvania.
    John had a great sense of humor and loved life, the outdoors and his dogs, Molly and Max. His last home featured a rock pile in his backyard, representing his Aroostook County roots.
    John is survived by his wife, Billie of Buckeye, AZ; son, Jeff and wife, Karen of Newport Beach, CA; daughter, Goldy and children, Taylor and Dillon of Scottsdale, AZ; step-children: Rick, wife, Cathy, daughter, Chelsea; Tammy, husband, Jay, children, Jaylynn, Charlie and Samantha; Julie, husband Steven, children Jack and Savannah; brother, Fred, wife, Jill, daughter, Amy from Easton; sister, Helen Vaughn, daughter, Janie Hearn, husband, Dale, sons, Jeremy and Christopher of Riverside, CA; and son, Gerald Averill of Buckeye, AZ. John is also survived by several nephews, nieces and cousins.
    Services for John were held July 20 in Sun City, AZ at the Menke Funeral Home.