Carol Jean ‘CJ’ Barnes


(April 1, 1968 - Jan. 4, 2018)

This truly pains us to announce the passing of Carol Jean Barnes (CJ), 49 years old, of Cowley, Wyoming. She has been taken too soon from this life on Jan. 4, 2018, in Lovell, Wyoming.

Carol Jean was born April 1, 1968, in Powell, Wyoming, to Edward and Edith Barnes of Cowley, Wyoming.

Carol Jean leaves behind two children, John Raymond Barnes (Aubree) of Casper, Wyoming, and Della Rose Wolfe (Mason) of Gillette, Wyoming. Carol Jean also leaves behind two siblings, brother John Warren Barnes (Carolyn), and sister Renela Marie Barnes (Mike); as well as numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and many more loved ones.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Edith Jean Barnes (Cook) and Edward Raymond Barnes.

Carol was a loving mother, daughter, sister, aunt, and truly remarkable sponsor. She was an amazing and valuable contribution to her community and a friend to all who knew her. Her enthusiasm and love for life will be dearly missed. Carol Jean was married to Lance Wolfe for 11 years. She had a love of her fur babies, horses, gardening, rock collecting, and anything of the outdoors.

Carol Jean was aspiring to become an accountant, while studying in Powell at Northwest College. She worked for WYDOT based out of Casper for several years, and most recently at Red Apple in Lovell. She was very dedicated to her NA & AA families.

For those who wish to attend her funeral services, they will be held at the LDS Church in Cowley, Wyoming, Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018 at 10:30 a.m.

There will be a memorial service held in Casper, Wyoming, to be announced at a later date.

We wish to thank everyone for your abundance of love and outpouring of support during this difficult time. Carol Jean Barnes was truly loved and will be dearly missed by all.