LaVronic “Nikki” Barnes of Iowa City, IA went home to be with the Lord on Friday, August 31, 2007, at the age of 51. He was born in New Hebron, the son of Eddie and Ruby (Taylor) Barnes. A memorial service was held Saturday, September 8, 2007 at Grace Fellowship Church in Iowa City, with Pastor Gary Miller officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed in his name. Lensing Funeral Home & Cremation Services handled the arrangements.