Jeremy Jay Barnes

Brighton, Illinois
November 8, 1992 - September 4, 2019

Service Location

Full Gospel Lighthouse Church


Saturday, October 12, 2019 ~ 11;00 AM
Full Gospel Lighthouse Church
428 W. Michigan Avenue
Au Gres, Michigan 48703

Obituary Notice

Jeremy Jay Barnes, of Brighton, Illinois; formerly of Tawas City; passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, September 4, 2019; age 26 years. Jeremy was born on November 8, 1992 in Grosse Pointe, Michigan to Daniel Paul and Terri Irene (Miller) Barnes Sr. He attended Tawas Area High School and absolutely loved playing the Tuba in the high school marching band! Jeremy went on to graduate from CR England Truck Driving School, which is based out of Salt Lake, Utah. Being a semi truck driver was a passion of Jeremy's since his childhood years. He was employed with CR England Trucking Company, living out his dream. Jeremy was also an outdoor enthusiast, mostly hunting and fishing in his spare time. He enjoyed listening to audio books and watching movies, and would seek the thrill of horror movies. Jeremy will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved him. Jeremy is survived now by his mother and father, Terri and Daniel Barnes Sr of Oscoda; 2 brothers, Daniel (Hannah) Barnes Jr of Brighton, Illinois, and Alex Barnes (Kayla Lilly) of Oscoda; 3 nephews, Graycen, Noah, and Jordan; 1 niece, Grace; grandfather, Thomas Bosley of Tawas City; great uncle, Fred Barnes of Tawas City; aunts and uncles, Mary Caputo of East Tawas, Edgar Barnes of Macomb, Michigan, Susan (Roger) Bischoff of Tawas City, David (Joy) Barnes of Tawas City, James (Karen) Barnes of Tawas City, Jennifer Kaminsky of Germany, Lorna Brown of St. Louis, Michigan, Leeann (Alan) Wadsworth of England, Kelli (Doug) Barber of Ypsilanti, Thomas (Barb) Miller of Tawas City, Roy (Barb) Miller of West Virginia, Kimber (Dale) Secor of Kansas City, Missouri, Katie Miller of Ferndale, and Mark Hott of Dallas-Ft. Worth, Texas; special friend, Debra Marthaler; many cousins and special friends. Jeremy is preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Edgar and Genevieve Barnes; maternal grandmother, Barbara Bosley; maternal grandfather, Gerald Miller; great grandmother, Helen Roe; 2 aunts, Cynthia Barnes, and Jerri Hott; 2 uncles, Edward Miller and Logan Brown. Cremation has taken place and Jeremy's family will have a celebration of his life on Saturday, October 12, 2019 at 11:00 AM at the Full Gospel Lighthouse Church. There will be a fellowship meal to follow his service. Jeremy will be laid to rest later that day in the Pioneer Cemetery in Sand Lake. An online guest registry is available to sign at In lieu of flowers, those wishing to express their condolences are encouraged to make a donation to Jeremy's family in his loving memory.


In lieu of flowers, those wishing to express their condolences are encouraged to make a donation to Jeremy's family in his loving memory.


Pioneer Cemetery ~ Sand Lake


Dan and Terri,
I’m so sorry to hear this news. Jeremy was a very kind kid. Fun and funny. I will pray for your family in this sad loss.
— Nancy Moffatt
Dan, Terri, Daniel,and Alex, I am so Deeply sorry for your loss, I have known you all ever since I worked with Terri many years ago. Alex I have watched you and you brother grow to being a young man, Jeremy will be missed alot, there are no words to comfort, but know he is at peace and in a better place, I know he saw my Dad up there. It is hard as he was still young, my Condolences to you all, God Bless each and everyone of you at this time. Call me any time if you need a shoulder to cry on or just vent. I love you all.
— Barbara H Schoenherr

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