Nov 13, 1921 - Nov 2, 2012 OKLAHOMA CITY Thelma Barnes, 90, passed away November 2, 2012, at her home in Oklahoma City, OK. She was born November 13, 1921, to Frank & Elizabeth (Texiera) Andrade in Honolulu, HI. Thelma was a homemaker, who enjoyed cooking, family time, especially with her grandchildren, flower gardens and her pet "little dogs." She was also in Hawaii during the bombing of Pearl Harbor and traveled to the mainland on an ocean liner over the Pacific Ocean during WWII to meet with her husband. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Raymond; two brothers and two sisters. Survivors include one son, Philip Barnes, of Oklahoma City, OK; two daughters: Jerry Hudson, of Oklahoma City, OK; and Barbara Cortez and husband Joel, of Oklahoma City, OK; seven grandchildren, Lori Phillips, Barbara Lynn Blankenship, Debbie Lee Rodman, John Raymond Hudson, Karen Sue Finchum, Douglas Scott Cortez, Joel Kevin Cortez; and many great-grandchildren. She is also survived by her sister, Alice Anderson, of Grisham, OR; and two brothers: Patrick Andrade, of Kailua, HI; and Leonard Andrade, of Frisco, TX. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, November 7, 2012, at Eisenhour Funeral Home Northeast Chapel at 10 a.m., with burial to follow at Elmwood Cemetery in Choctaw, OK. The family is accepting memorial contributions. To leave condolences, you may visit

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Published in The Oklahoman on Nov. 6, 2012