Dewitt Obits

Lori Barnes

Lori Ann Barnes, 56, of Clinton, passed away at 9:05 A..M. Friday, December 7th, 2018 at Advocate BroMenn Medical Center, in Normal Illinois.


Services will be 11:00 AM Wednesday, December 12th, 2018 at the Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton, IL with Scott Marsh officiating. Burial will follow at DeWitt Cemetery, DeWitt, IL. Visitation will be 5 – 7 PM Tuesday, December 11th, 2018 at the funeral home.


Memorials may be directed to Texas Christian Church or Second Chance For Pets.

Lori was born April 7th, 1962 in Clinton, the daughter of Charles “Dave” and Lily Fern Allan. She married Brad Barnes on September 24th, 1994, in Clinton, and will be dearly missed by both her Mom and her Dad, and she will be watching you from Heaven, Dave.


You too, Pope.


Survivors include her beloved husband, Brad Barnes, of Clinton; She dearly loved her family and friends. Lori has two daughters, Jennifer Perkins-McGinnis, (Jerade) of Cooksville, and Christina Bateson (Steven) of Clinton. Lori is blessed with four grandchildren; Sierra Wickenhauser, Wyatt McGinnis, of Cooksville; Jordyn and Joshuah Bateson, of Clinton. She was preceded in death by her beloved brother “Pete”.


She loved to cook and spend time with her family. She was very dedicated to her husband, children, and grandchildren, and remained steadfast in her faith.


Lori and her entire family wish to extend their deepest and most sincere thanks for the care, comfort and loving support provided to her by the courteous, professional and sympathetic staff at Advocate BroMenn. To those of you who called her Sweetpea, and Miss Lori, thank you.


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