Justin Reginald Barnes

June 12, 1990 - September 19, 2022
Justin Reginald Barnes

Justin Reginald Barnes, 32 passed away on Monday, September 19, 2022.

He was born in Wilmington on June 12, 1990.

Justin was a graduate of NC State University with a Masters Degree in Civil Engineering and his Professional Engineering License. He was a Structural Engineer with Chris Holmes Engineering.
He enjoyed wakeboarding, surfing, hunting, fishing, exercising, and visiting the gym. He was member of Scotts Hill Baptist Church.

Surviving family is his parents, Reggie and Phyllis Barnes; brother, Geoffrey Barnes; grandparents, Grady and Shirley Barnes; several very special Aunts and Uncles, cousins, and many friends.

A Celebration of Life ceremony will be held 1 pm Saturday, September 24, 2022 at the Wilmington Funeral Chapel led by his uncle Rev. Roger Barnes.

In lieu of flowers suggested memorials to any Surfing Disability Charitable organizations, St. Jude Hospital or a charity of choice.

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  • September 22, 2022
    Catherine Cotter, RDH says:
    Phyllis & Reggie I have no words. Know that you are loved and you are in my prayers. Catherine

  • September 22, 2022
    Lynn Rabon says:
    Justin graduated with my son Eric from Laney H.S. and they both attended NC State. I was saddened to hear of Justin's passing. Praying for peace and comfort for the family.

  • September 22, 2022
    Anita Curtis says:
    Geoff, I am so sorry for the loss of your brother. May God continue to bless you and your family.

  • September 22, 2022
    Jennie Bridges says:
    Our prayers are with you during this time. Much love to all of you. I pray God gives you comfort and peace

  • September 22, 2022
    Jay and Pam Ellen says:
    Our prayers to you and the family.