Jonnie Marie Barnette, age 90 of Calhoun and Gordon County, passed away on Sunday, July 22, 2018 in Gordon Health Care after a period of declining health.
Jonnie was born on January 31, 1928 in Gordon County to the late Gus Nunnally Barnette, Sr. and Mable Fite Barnette. In addition to her parents, Jonnie was also preceded in death by: several brothers and sisters, Edwin Barnette and his wife Wilma, Lucy Barnette, Bettye Barnette, Swea Barnette, Elizabeth Dodd, Gus Barnette, Reverend Fite Barnette and his wife Audrey; and nephews, Russell Barnette and Philip Barnette. Jonnie was retired from Mohawk Industries, and was a charter member of the Belmont Baptist church.
Jonnie is survived by: one brother, Billy Barnette and his wife, Nan; one sister-in-law, Bernice Barnette; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be conducted on Tuesday, July 24th at 11 AM from the Chapel of Thomas Funeral Home with Reverend Jim Sellers and Dr. John Allen officiating. Jim and Treva Sellers and Jan Wornack will have charge of music. Burial will follow in Chandler Cemetery with the Reverend Stephen Williams in charge of graveside services.
The Barnette family will receive friends on Tuesday from 9:30 AM until the funeral hour at 11 AM at Thomas Funeral Home.
Pallbearers serving are: Keith Barnette, Todd Barnette, Dennis Blankenship, Harley Barnette, Matt Parkman, Tharell Barnette, and Ron Harding. Honorary Pallbearers are: Faye Harris, Suzanne Moore, Robin Chapman, Tim Haney, Buddy Stewart, Buck Mc Bee, Randy Clark, Harry Washington, Ray Grogan, and members of the Reapers Sunday School Class. They are asked to meet at the funeral home at 10:45 AM Tuesday.
You may leave the family online condolences at www.thomasfuneralhomecalhoun.com
Thomas Funeral Home has charge of the arrangements for the services of Jonnie Marie Barnette.