Mary Jo Barnes
1927 — 2021
Mary Jo Barnes, 93, passed away Wednesday, June 16, 2021 at Willow Crossing Health and Rehabilitation. Mary Jo was born September 30, 1927 in Piner, Kentucky to parents Robert and Mary Elliot. She graduated from Simon Kenton High School in Independence, Kentucky. After high school, Mary Jo attended college in Cincinnati, Ohio and eventually graduated from Indiana University with a Bachelor's degree in Accounting. She met James H. Barnes after he returned from serving in World War II and they were married on September 3, 1947. Mary Jo had a love for numbers and worked as an Accountant for most of her career. She worked in several areas of the accounting field, but had a special...