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Richard Duke Barnes

May 14, 1958 ~ January 29, 2024 (age 65) 65 Years Old

Richard Barnes Obituary

Richard Duke Barnes, age 65, of Nashville Tennessee passed away on Monday, January 29th, 2024. He was born on May 14th, 1958, in Nashville Tennessee to Richard Elton Barnes and Shirley Ann Barnes.

Richard Duke Barnes is preceded in death by his beloved parents, Richard Elton Barnes and Shirley Ann Barnes, and his son, Joseph.

Richard Duke Barnes is survived by his loving sisters, Robin Barnes, and Lee Ann Mack (Jeff), and nephews, Rick, Steven, and Keith.

He is also survived by his AA family and extended family (cousins).

Richard Duke Barnes was deeply loved and will be greatly missed.

A visitation will be held on Monday, February 5th, 2024, from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM and a service will be held at 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM. Interment will follow at Woodlawn cemetery at 3:00 PM.

In Richards memory, donations to Room in The INN or a charity of your choice would be greatly appreciated.


God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change

Courage to change the things I can

And the wisdom to know the difference.


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February 5, 2024

10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Ellis Funeral Home
2627 Nolensville Pike
Nashville, TN 37211

Funeral Service
February 5, 2024

1:30 PM
Ellis Funeral Home
2627 Nolensville Pike
Nashville, TN 37211

February 5, 2024

3:00 PM


Room In The Inn
705 Drexel St, Nashville TN 37203
Tel: 1-615-251-9791


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