Pastor James Perry Barnes, age 79, of Portsmouth, Virginia and native of Emporia, Virginia, answered God’s call from earthly labor unto eternal rest on Thursday, July 1, 2021; while in the care of Chesapeake Regional Medical Center, Chesapeake, Virginia.  

Knox-High Mortuary, Inc. has been entrusted with the arrangements, where a visitation will be held 5 to 7 pm on Friday, July 16, 2021.   Funeral services will be held at 11 AM on Saturday, July 17, 2021 at the funeral home.

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