Family Login:


Share This Obituary
Resources

Send Flowers
 Send Flowers


Memories & Candles

“Thank you for all the childhood memories , I will never forget you or the love , you showed us kids growing up. Some of my fondest memories were...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Steven - Norfolk, VA - Family

“Words cannot express how sorry I am. I remember my Dad and your Dad going Coon Hunting when I was a kid. I watched you grow up and am so proud to...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: Patty Newman Orth - McArthur, OH

“Ernie was a very friendly, and kind soul. He was like a grandfather to my niece and nephews, and a great neighbor. I will miss seeing him setting in...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Brenda Robinette Faulkner - OH

“I will remember Uncle Ernie most for his great smile, infectious laugh and big heart. My heart hurts for all my cousins and I wish you peace during...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: Barb Miller - Columbus, OH

“With deepest sympathy. ”
5 of 9 | Posted by: Connie & Dave Lee - Waverly, OH

“Harley and Cindy, sorry to hear about your Dad, you are in my thoughts and prayers, sending much love to both of you ”
6 of 9 | Posted by: Margaret Potter Winters - OH

“Sorry for the family's loss ”
7 of 9 | Posted by: Cindy Taylor - McArthur, OH

“Grandpa even though I have not seen you in years, I still thought of you often. You will be missed but you will be in my heart always!! RIP 4/22/17 ”
8 of 9 | Posted by: Melissa Barney Meyer - Lakeland, FL

“Uncle Ernie was a wonderful man. The best uncle a little girl could have. He will forever be in my heart. Sending my prayers and hugs to his wife and...Read More »
9 of 9 | Posted by: Lisa (Barney) Green - Ray, OH


Ernest L. Barney, age 88, of McArthur, passed away Saturday, April 22, 2017 at the Grant Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio. He was born October 17, 1928 in Allensville, Ohio to the late Elza Jacob Barney and Flossie Peck Barney. Ernie retired from Lake Hope State Park, where he was employed as a maintenance man for 15 years. He was a member of the Redman organization and he enjoyed rabbit hunting and mushroom hunting. Ernie is survived by his wife, Sadie Parry Barney; children, Harley Barney (Cindy) of Frankfort, Tom Barney of McArthur, Paul Barney of Columbus, Chris Remy (Bub) of Ray, Mary Milsted (David) of Logan and Carol Coleman (Marshell) of McArthur; step-son, Alan Stapleton (Mary) of McArthur; sister, Mary Brown of McArthur; along with several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Besides his parents, Ernie was preceded in death by son, Jake Barney; step-son, James Stapleton; and several brothers and sisters. Calling hours will be Thursday from 4 to 6 P.M. at the McWilliams Funeral Home in Wellston. Following the calling hours, a celebration of life service will begin at 6 P.M. with Pastor David Peoples officiating. In keeping with Ernie's wishes, cremation will follow the service and burial will be at the convenience of the family in the Bell Cemetery in Allensville.

Upcoming Funeral Services
Burial

Bell Cemetery

Allensville, OH