William(Bill) Barnes

Profile Updated: November 11, 2019
William(Bill) Barnes
Residing In: Dallas, TX
Spouse/Partner: Margaret H. Barnes(Noth Mesquite H.S. class of 1975
Occupation: retired
Children: nada
Yes! Attending Reunion

Attended Mountain View Community College and North Texas State University(ADD-no degree obtained)Worked at Republic National Bank(1970-1980)Irving Fire Dept.(Fire Insp.1980-2005)Performance Bicycle(2007-present) Married for 33 years to Margaret Haluzan of Mesquite, New York Germany(Army brat). Hobbies-running, cycling, golf, home brewing, food and beverage(cooking and sampling)completed 6 marathons, nationally ranked age group duathlete. Known as regulars in several pubs in Dallas. Ate and drank in 14 different countries. A job I still have is Election Judge. On election days I run a polling location.

Which Elementary School(s) did you attend?

Plymouth Prk. John R. Good John Haley Paul Keyes

Which Middle School(s) did you attend?


Do You see/talk to/hang out with our classmates? Who?

I used to work with Danny Kirkpatrick and Loy Mayfield at the Fire Dept. and saw Bruce Burns in some of his real estate ventures. Also saw various principals and coaches in the course of my duties. Was paired on a golf course with Coach Brazel(sp) and Mr. Clement, and was chastised by them for the use of profane language.

What would we be surprised to know about you?

Life gets better the older I get and I always look forward to getting older.

What is your favorite memory of IHS?

Afflicted with Social Anxiety Disorder the high school years were not my favorite, so getting out was my favorite memory.

Who was our High School Mascot?

Big Irvi

Who was our biggest cross-town rival (in sports etc)?

The MacArthur Cardinals

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