2013-02-06 / Obituaries

James R. Barnhart Sr. Warfordsburg, 75

James R. “Tink” Barnhart Sr., 75, Warfordsburg, died Friday February 1, 2013, at his home.

Born October 27, 1937, he was the son of the late James Elwood and Gwendolyn Hann Barnhart, and husband of Marlene Golden Barnhart, whom he married October 17, 1959, at Piney Plains Methodist Church.

He was retired owner and operator of Barnhart’s Store, Warfordsburg, attended Hancock Assembly of God Church, was a member of the James W. Bowers AF &AM Masonic Lodge Hancock and Webster B. Harrison Post 26 American Legion.

He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and a 1955 graduate of Warfordsburg High School.

Besides his wife he is survived by one son, Jimmy Barnhart, and wife Tracy of Warfordsburg; and one daughter, Kimberly Barnhart Hulock and husband Steve of Chambersburg; two sisters: Norma Moats of Hancock; Patricia Dodson, Jacksonville, N.C.; and two brothers: Hobert Barnhart of Little Orleans, Md., and Rick Barnhart of Needmore; grandchildren: Timothy and Bo Divelbliss and Alexandra, Christian and Elijah Barnhart.

He was preceded in death by one infant daughter and one brother, Roger “Beanie” Barnhart.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, February 9, 2013, at 2 p.m., at Hancock Assembly of God. Rev. Don Preston and Rev. Robert D. Smith Sr. will officiate. A military service will be conducted by Tri-State Honor Guard and there will be a Masonic service by James W. Bowers Lodge #173 AF&AM, Hancock.

In lieu of flowers contributions in his name can be made to Lutheran Home Care Hospice, 2700 Luther Drive, Chambersburg, PA 17202 or to Hancock Assembly of God, 431 North Pennsylvania Avenue, Hancock, MD 21750

Online condolences at www.grovefh.com

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