Joshua Aaron Barnes, 25, of 123 Old Tulls Creek Road, Moyock, NC died Wednesday, February 26, 2014, at his residence. Born in Portsmouth, VA, he was the son of Phillip M. Barnes, Sr. and Connie Watkins Barnes. He was an outside machinist for BAE Systems, Norfolk Ship Repair.
In addition to his parents, he is survived by two sisters, Sharon A. Harris and husband William of Avondale Estates, GA and Jessica Michelle Barnes of Virginia Beach, VA; a brother Phillip “Michael” Barnes, Jr. and wife Danielle of Smithfield, VA; his maternal grandfather, Donald Watkins of Elizabeth City, NC and many loving cousins, nieces and nephews.
A funeral service will be held Monday, March 3, 2014 at 11:00 am at Fellowship Baptist Church, 871 Tull’s Creek Road, Moyock, NC. The service will be officiated by Pastor James Harrington. The casket will be open an hour prior to the service. The family will receive friends at the residence. Twiford Funeral Home, 405 E. Church Street, Elizabeth City, NC is serving the Barnes family. Online memorial condolences may be sent to the family at www.twifordfh.com.Print Obituary & Condolences