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Charlotte Browning Barnes

Obituary for Charlotte Browning Barnes

October 24, 1923 - March 30, 2018
San Antonio, Texas | Age 94


Charlotte Marie Browning Barnes, lovingly known as Toddie, went to be with her Lord on March 30, 2018 in San Antonio, Texas. Born in Kansas City, Missouri on October 24, 1923 to Alma (Campbell) and Herman Browning, Charlotte spent her early life there.

Charlotte loved performing and danced professionally as part of several groups. She toured the country with the USO before and during World War II.
Charlotte married her high school sweetheart, Roy Barnes, on March 10, 1946. They moved to Texas in 1959, residing in both Austin and San Antonio. Charlotte enjoyed a long career assisting the intellectually disabled, including service at the Travis State School in Austin, and the Bexar County MHMR (now known as The Center for Health Care Services) in San Antonio.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her brother, Robert Browning; and her beloved husband, Roy Barnes. She is survived by daughters, Cinda (Rockey) Crews and Sally (Bill) McBee and by grandchildren and great-grandchildren, Scott and Holly Crews, Stephanie and Joe Heath (Sarah), Troy McBee (Trace, Paisly), Chad McBee (Emily, Reese).

The family thanks Hickory Oaks Manor, specifically Elizabeth DeLaRosa and Terry Burgess; caregivers Teshika Trenchfield and Nicola Williams; Embrace Hospice; nurse Mindy Fuller and Charlotte's personal care attendant Roccio Hernandez.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be sent in Charlotte's name to Inman Christian Center, 1214 Colima, San Antonio, TX 78207, or The Center for Health Care Services, Intellectual Developmental Disabilities Division, 6800 Park Ten Boulevard, Suite 200-S, San Antonio, TX 78213.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, April 7, 2018 at Concordia Lutheran Church, 16801 Huebner Road, San Antonio, TX 78258.
Visitation will be from 9:30 – 10:30 a.m. Services will begin at 10:30 a.m. with a reception immediately following.

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San Antonio, TX 78232
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