Family of Mattie Irisa WALL (32) & Sterling Price BARNETT Junior
Obituary: Mr. Paul Barnett, 77, of Huntingdon, Tennessee passed away Sunday, July 4, 2004 at his home. Funeral services will be conducted on Tuesday, July 6, 2004 at 2:00 PM at the Huntingdon First United Methodist Church. Interment will follow in the New Liberty Cemetery. Dr. Mickey Carpenter and Dr. Paul Mullikin will officiate the service. The family will receive friends in the Oak Wood Room of Chase Funeral Home after 6:00 PM on Monday and from 8:00 AM until time of departure for the church on Tuesday. Pallbearers who will serve are Richard Akins, Billy Webb, Joe Vickers, Jr., Nick Povendo, Phillip Weathers, and Ricky Crider. Honorary Pallbearers will be Roy McGinnis, Bob Keeton, Don Hawkins, Jerome Hancock, James Townsend, and Mike Hays. Mr. Barnett was born July 10, 1926 in Cedar Grove, Tennessee to the late Sterling Price Barnett and Mattie Iris (Wall) Barnett. He was a grocery store owner, a World War II Army Veteran, a half back for the Huntingdon Mustangs, a two time golden glove boxing champion, and a member of the Huntingdon First United Methodist Church. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Mary Sue (Hayes) Barnett. He is survived by three sons, Steve Barnett (wife Jennie), Philip Barnett (wife Sandy), both of Huntingdon, Johnny Barnett of Atlanta, Georgia; one sister, Kay Povendo of Dallas, Texas; and one brother, Waldon Barnett of Huntingdon. He also leaves five grandchildren, Matt Barnett, Kelly Barnett, Beth Barnett, Hunter Barnett, and David Hilliard.
Paul married Mary Sue HAYES. Born in 1926. At the age of 65, Mary Sue died in 1991. Buried in 1991 in New Liberty Baptist Church Cemetery, Carroll County, Tennessee.
They had the following children:
56. Waldon BARNETT. Resided in Huntingdon, Carroll County, Tennessee in Feb 2004.
Waldon married Jessie Maudine ROARK, daughter of Arthur Marion ROARK (1887-1961) & Ruby J. SPRINGER (1892-1967). Born on 6 Sep 1923 in Carroll County, Tennessee. At the age of 80, Jessie Maudine died in Huntingdon, Carroll County, Tennessee on 2 Sep 2004. Buried on 5 Sep 2004 in Carroll Memorial Gardens, Carroll County, Tennessee.
Obituary: HUNTINGDON: Services for Jessie Maudine Barnett, 80, were on Sunday, September 5 at 2:00 p.m. at the Huntingdon Church of Christ with Bro. Bill Goodpasture officiating. Interment followed in the Carroll Memorial Gardens. Mrs. Barnett died on Thursday, September 2 from injuries she sustained in an automobile accident with her sister, Charline Warbritton. She was born September 6, 1923 in Carroll County to the late Arthur Marion and Ruby Springer Roark. She was the retired former owner of Barnett’s Restaurant in Huntingdon and had also worked for the Huntingdon Primary School Cafeteria. She was a graduate of Clarksburg High School and a member of the Huntingdon Church of Christ. Survivors include her husband, Waldon Barnett; one daughter, Donna Herrin of McKenzie; one son, Jeff Barnett of Huntingdon; one sister, Jean Gooch of Burns; one brother, Eldon Roark of Nashville; five grandchildren; four great-grandchildren and one step-great-grandchild. Chase Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.
They had the following children:
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