Bishop F. C. Barnes, National Recording Artist and Pastor has transitioned from this life to Glory. He was known across the USA for the hit single, “Rough Side of the Mountain” – it is still one of the most requested songs by Gospel music lovers. One of his latest recordings, “God Is God” (He Won’t Change) on Malaco Records is a testimony of how God has blessed him through the years. Bishop Barnes is the father of Malaco Recording Artist, Luther Barnes.

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The funeral arrangements for Bishop F.C. Barnes are as followings:

Memorial Service: Friday, July 15, 2011, 7:00 pm

Funeral Service: Saturday, July 16, 2011, 11:00 am:

All services will be held at:

Red Budd Holy Church

627 Cleveland Street

Rocky Mount, NC 27803

The funeral arrangements are being handled by:

Hamilton Funeral Chapel, Inc

726 S. Tarboro Street

Wilson, NC 27893

252 291-0234

All condolences sent to the e-mail address will be printed and given to the family.

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