MORGANTOWN, Ky. — Wilda Mae (Felty) Barnes, of Morgantown, passed away Friday, July 22, 2022 at the age of 82 at Morgantown Care and Rehab home after a long battle with Alzheimer’s. Her husband of 64 years, Roger Dale Barnes, was by her side when she left her earthly home. She was born Sept. 3, 1939, at her parents’ home in Cool Springs, Kentucky, to Charles and Imogene (Shultz) Felty.
She lived her entire life in Ohio County, Kentucky, until 2016 when she and Dale moved to Butler County, Kentucky. She was a member of Caneyville Church of Christ. Her passions were her love for God, owning and running the antique store on Main Street in Beaver Dam called Barnes Yesterday, love for riding and raising horses, and time with her beloved family.
She had a kind heart for all who met her and she loved laughing with her family and friends. She is dearly loved and missed by her family and many friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents Charles and Imogene Felty and her youngest son David Brice Barnes.
Wilda is survived by her husband, Roger Dale Barnes; a son, Rick Barnes, of Lewisport, Kentucky; her daughter, Dawn (Kevin) Farris, of Morgantown; her granddaughters, Kelly Butler, Amber Barnes, Olivia (Dylan) Willis, Amanda Smith, and Sophia Smith; and great-grandkids, Cora Butler, Corbin Butler, Mason Barnes, Landon Duneghy, Ellston Willis, and Harlyn Willis. She loved a big family and welcomed many additional grandkids (through marriage) into her life to include Jessica Farris, Josh Farris, Jeffrey Farris, Joy Farris, Michel (Seth) Jenkins, and more great-grandkids. She is also survived by her sisters Joanne Schoenbaum and Sandy Baughn.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 27, at Bevil Bros Funeral Home , 226 Louisville Rd, Beaver Dam, KY 42320 with Jarrod Jacobs and Connie Adams officiating. Burial will follow in Sunnyside Cemetery in Beaver Dam. Tuesday, July 26, visitation will be for family 4 p.m. until 5 p.m., 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. for friends, Wednesday 9 a.m. until 11 a.m., and funeral Wednesday 11 a.m. central time.
Online condolences may be made bevilbrosfuneralhomes.com.