William Earl “Bill” Barnes, 82, of West Helena, Arkansas passed away Sunday, January 29, 2012. Bill was born March 26, 1929 in Blackton, Arkansas to Walter Barnes and Ruby Dottry Barnes. Bill leaves behind to mourn him 3 sons, William Earl Barnes, Jr. (Lois), of Monroe, Michigan, James D. Barnes of Tyler, Texas and Steve Barnes (Tiffany) of Tyler Texas; 1 daughter, Debra Sue Lambert (Keith) of Virginia Beach, Virginia; 4 grandchildren Brian Barnes, Victoria Addison Barnes, Chad Lambert and Melissa Butcher; 1 sister, Dora Vipperman of West Helena, Arkansas; 1 brother, Ray Barnes (Shirley) of West Helena, Arkansas. He was preceded in death by his wife, Bonnie Jean Barnes; His parents Walter and Ruby Barnes; brothers, Hubert and Everett Barnes. Pallbearers are Brian Barnes, Chad Lambert, David Butcher, Alan Barnes, Alan Barnes Jr. Josh Rowland. Honorary Pallbearers are Charles Taylor, James Taylor, Winfred Henson and John Karlwitsch. Services are Wednesday, February 1, 2012 at 1 P. M. at Roller-Citizens Chapel burial will follow in Marvell Cemetery in Marvell, Arkansas . Visitation will be from 6-8 P. M. Tuesday, January 31, 2012 also at the Chapel. Reverend Doris Smith and Reverend Brian Forrester will officiate. View and sign guest book at www.rollerfuneralhomes.com.