BOONEVILLE, Ark. — P.R. “Rick” Barnes, 54, of Booneville, Ark., died Sept. 20, 2009.
He was born March 22, 1955, in Mount Vernon, Ohio, to D.R. “Pat” and Bettie Irene Robinson Barnes. Rick was an avid outdoorsman and could build or fix anything. He was a member of the National Rifle Association, an excellent marksman and loved animals. He was a graduate chef of the Culinary Institute of America of Hyde Park, N.Y., one of the youngest Eagle Scouts and a member of the Order of the Arrow. Rick was preceded in death by his parents.
He is survived by his wife of 32 years, J. Gale Dulac Barnes; one sister, Dawn Elizabeth Barnes of Garland, Texas; several other family members and friends.
Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Booneville Funeral Service in Booneville. Online guestbook www.boonevillefuneralservice.com.