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Former Redskins Band Director Noble E. Barnes Dies
Noble E. Barnes, 87, who served the Washington Redskins as a member of the volunteer marching band for 45 years, including 25 of those years as band director, has died peacefully at his home in Morehead City, N.C.
In 1940, at the age of 18, Barnes joined the Washington Redskins Marching Band as a trombonist.
Hog Heaven expresses our condolences to the Barnes family.