Monday, September 3, 2018

Charles Barrett "Barry" Stokes

Mr. Charles Barrett “Barry” Stokes, 58, passed away on Sunday, September 2, 2018, at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson, MS. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, September 6th, at 11:00 A.M. at Porter Funeral Home, with Rev. Gerald Butler officiating. Visitation will be Wednesday from 5:00 to 8:00 P.M. at Porter Funeral Home. Interment will be in Memorial Park Cemetery. Porter Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Barry was born December 19, 1959, in Jackson, MS. He was a graduate of Noxapater High School, and was a jack of all trades, having worked as a welder, logger, and farmer. He also worked as a millwright from Georgia Pacific. He was preceded in death by his mother, Mary Young Stokes.

He is survived by a daughter, Tonya (Drew) Snow, a son, Brad (Summer) Stokes, both of Louisville; his parents, Cathryn and Billy Charles Stokes of Noxapater; a sister, Michelle (Terry) Bellew of Ackerman; two brothers, Antoine (Mary Ann) Stokes, and Scott (Christie) Stokes, both of Louisville; two grandchildren, Braxton Stokes and Allix Villalpando; and a great grandchild, Riley Hope Villalpando.

Memorials may be made to Ride for Carmen, or Palmer Home for Children.