Kathleen M’Ledge Harris “Pete” Barnes, 87, formerly of Hopewell, Virginia, passed away in Nags Head, North Carolina, on Wednesday, November 30, 2011. She was born in Roanoke, Virginia on March 16, 1924. Mrs. Barnes was a member of the Women’s Club of Hopewell and a communicant at St. John’s Episcopal Church. She was a retired Civil Service employee at Fort Lee. Mrs. Barnes was preceded in death by her husband, William Richard Barnes Jr.; her parents, Joel Walker and Mabel Motley Harris; and brothers, Jack Harris and Billy Harris. Mrs. Barnes is survived by her daughter, Patricia Carole Barnes, of Cheraw, South Carolina; a son, William Richard Barnes III, of Manteo, North Carolina; grandchildren, Julia Kathleen Barnes Matzgannis and husband, Kristian, of Newport News, Virginia; Ashley Elizabeth Barnes of Nags Head, North Carolina; and Will Harlan McGuire and wife, Sarah, of Greenville, South Carolina; great grandchildren, Stella Jamelle Matzgannis and Peter Michael Matzgannis; two sisters, Frances Harris Stanley of Destin, Florida, and Joann Harris Carelock of Petersburg, Virginia; a brother, Donald Harris, of Petersburg, Virginia; and other loving family members. A graveside memorial service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 8, 2012, at Merchants Hope Memorial Gardens, with Father Bill Taylor officiating. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association. Condolences may be registered online at www.jtmorriss.com.