Anita Louise Barnes, 84 died at home in Farmington NM of natural causes on December 5, 2020.
She was born in Canute, OK and moved to Durango Co as a young girl. She married Bill Barnes of Durango, September 18, 1957. She was a wonderful homemaker for many years and after her children were older worked for a Physical Therapist and for the LaPlata County Clerk part-time. They lived in the Durango area until Bill retired and they moved to Farmington NM.
She loved spending time with her family and she and Bill loved riding their motorcycle all over the United States and Canada.
Anita is survived by her husband, Bill, her son Russell (Sara) Barnes, her daughter Dawn (Paul) Richardson, her son in law Ken Jenkins, grandchildren, Mark, Kevin, and Jennifer Jenkins, and great-grandsons Aiden and Wyatt Jenkins. She is preceded in death by her parents Fred and Ida Jones, son, Gary Barnes, and daughter Danette Jenkins.
A celebration of life will be held at a later date.
Published in Pine River Times on Dec. 17, 2020.