Webster is in mourning

Last week, Webster suffered a great loss when Chris Barnes, a beloved teacher, coach, father and friend, passed after a hard-fought battle with cancer.

Webster Neighbors Facebook Group members shared their thoughts and memories in the comments of several tribute posts:

“So very sad! Mr. Barnes you were an amazing teacher! Such an unforgettable person. I still remember class with you so many years ago! You will be missed but never forgotten”
Allyssa L.

“Such a huge loss to our community. Chris was a true inspiration and leaves a legacy behind. Prayers for his Immediate and Webster One Family.”
Diane D.

“So sad Chris was a fantastic human being. He will truly be missed by so many. My thoughts and prayers to his friends and family.”
Jean B.

“This breaks my heart and I’ve been so upset since I found out yesterday. My daughter just finished 6th grade and he was her favorite teacher. She’s very upset. Thoughts and prayers to his family and all the lives he touched :(”
Christine V.

Read more about his life and his legacy here.