Lois Aileen Barnes (nee Mueller), 85 years, 10 month, of St. James, passed away peacefully on January 3, 2012 in Rolla.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Albert and Gladys (nee Hance) Mueller.

She is survived by her loving husband of 68 years, Frank Barnes.

She is also survived by her three children, Judi (Richard) Svoboda, Rick (Faith) Barnes, and Lisa (Bob) Meier. Also surviving are her 13 grandchildren, Kevin Roberts, Bryan Roberts, Cole Meier, Katelyn Meier, Daniel Meier, Kylie Meier, Sarah Barnes, Trevor Barnes, Connor Barnes, Baby Barnes, Steven Svoboda and John Svoboda, and two great-grandchildren.

There will be a visitation on Sunday, January 6 from noon-2 p.m. with a funeral service at 2 p.m.

All arrangements are under the direction of James and Gahr Mortuary in St. James.