Michael Anthony BarnesJuly 2, 1957 ~ June 29, 2017 (age 59)
Michael Anthony Barnes 59 passed away on June 29th 2017 in Greensboro, NC. A devoted son, father, uncle and much loved grandfather, he will be greatly missed. Michael was born on July, 2nd 1957 in Greensboro, NC to Jerry F. Phifer Sr. and the late Jeanette Phifer of Greensboro, N.C.
“Double 007” as he was affectionately known, was the life of the party. He enjoyed spending time with his family and friends and he especially loved to eat. Both his family and his friends will always remember how he coined certain phrases such as “get in where you fit in” or “your in last place champ”.
He was proceeded in death by his mother Jeanette Phifer whom he loved and adored. Michael leaves to cherish his memories three daughters Shaunta’ Verlina Moon, Sommer Michelle Barnes, Sherri N.J. Barnes all of Greensboro, NC and one son Brandon Michael Barnes of Arlington, TX; his three grandchildren Salone Moon, Omar Muhammad and Siya-Rose Fuller; his father Jerry F. Phifer Sr., siblings Jerry F. Phifer Jr. (Cynthia) of Burlington, NC., Timothy Phifer Sr., Rhonda Connally, Joesph Phifer (Tiffany), Jonathan Phifer (Tomecia) and David Phifer all of Greensboro, NC and 7 stepchildren Chad, Erika, Vernikkia, Nikki, Duecy, Abraham and Xochilt and a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends
Funeral services will be held at Power House Garden Cathedral at 1800 Bothwell Rd. on Monday, July 3rd 2017 at 11am. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Triad Cremation Society & Chapel 2110 Veasley Street Greensboro NC 27407.