Christian Aniyah Barnes, age 13 passed away at her home in Suffolk, VA on Saturday, May 29, 2021. She was born on October 6, 2007 in Portsmouth, VA.
Christian touched the lives of so many; our beloved shining, happy girl, the light of our lives and the star of our hearts, leaves us smiling through our tears.
Christian loved Spiderman. She also loved collecting small items to carry around with her during the day in her Spiderman bucket. She will continue to stay with us all through memories that we shared with her. Christian brought so much love and joy in our lives and to those who were around her.
Christian is survived by her parents, Tana and Antuan Barnes; sisters, Chelsea, Dez and Amber; brother, Chaiz; maternal grandparents, Rev. Darl and Charlene Wilburn; paternal grandmother, Celestine Barnes; great grandfather, William Sorrell, Sr. and the late Geraldine Sorrell; Uncles, Antoine Wilburn (Candace), Dominic Wilburn (Edith); aunt, Tracy Cross (Kevin); great aunts, Cynthia Shearin (Ernest), Patrice McLin (Kenny), Barbara Abdrews, Gloria Barnes (Todd), Shirlene Barnes; great uncles, Earl Ricks, Williams Sorrell, Jr. (Lesha), Wade Sorrell (Lisa), James Wilburn (Cynthia), Kevin Wilburn (Kathy) and numerous cousins, other relatives and friends.
Surely the sun has become a little dimmer without Christian here to brighten up our lives.