Betty Jo Barnett
Funeral Date: 9/29/2011

Obituary:
Betty Jo Barnett, 81, of Warren, Arkansas died Saturday, September 24 in Baytown, Texas after a long battle with Alzheimer’s disease. She was the daughter of the late Harry M. and Clara Belle Wiggins. Also preceding her in death was her husband of 64 years, Alfred D. Barnett, one sister , Margie Hightower, and one brother, James Manuel Wiggins. Betty worked for many years with her husband in their businesses, Barnett Heating & A/C, Barnett Electric, B&B Mechanical and B&S Supply, but the thing she will be most remembered for is her kind and generous ways. She always put others before herself, especially her children and grandchildren. She was a wonderful cook and a loving wife , mother and grandmother. Her loving, caring ways never left her even as her disease progressed. Survivors are two sons and their spouses, Daniel and Sally Barnett of Cascoe, AR., Darren and Karen Barnett of Sheridan, AR. and one daughter & her spouse, Rita & Tom Hard of Baytown, Texas. Two sisters, Mae Clark of Warren, AR. and Joyce Thornton of Little Rock, AR. Seven grandchildren Carmen Lawrence & spouse Richard and Duel Johnson, Jr. and spouse Maria of Baytown Texas, Laura Weatherford and spouse Jay of Stuttgart, AR., Daniel Barnett Jr. & spouse Nikki of Alexander, AR, David Barnett and spouse Crystal of Cascoe, AR. Taylor and Sydney Barnett of Sheridan, AR. ,and nine great grandchildren. Graveside services were Thursday, September 29 at 10:00 am at Oakland Cemetery at Warren with Rev. Victor Hunter officiating. Arrangements were by Frazer's Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Tom Hard, Daniel Barnett, Darren Barnett, Daniel Barnett, Jr., David Barnett and Duel Johnson, Jr. Memorials preferred to Bradley County Veterans Museum, 210 N Main Street, Warren, AR 71671.

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Name: Dennis Hays
Message: I am sorry for your loss. You all are in my thoughts and prayers.

Name: Ricky Green
Message: My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Name: Fran&Jimmy Reep
Message: So sorry for your loos,what a sweet and kind lady was Mrs. Betty. You are in our prayers.

Name: James Mack & Twylia Warlick
Message: We are so sorry to learn of Betty's death. We are thinking of you and lifting you up in prayer during this time of loss. Love, JM and Twylia

Name: James Wright
Message: Your family is in my prayers.

Name: Andy Gibbs
Message: Darren: You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. Andy, Kim, Drew and Ridge Gibbs

Name: Sandra & Tommy Toole
Message: Dear Rita and Daniel and Barnett Familey. I was sad to hear of the passing of your Mom. She was a beautiful woman inside and out.

Name: Jim & Deannie Gardner
Message: so sorry for your loss she was a great lady

Name: Jimmy & Emily Moseley
Message: So sorry to hear about your mom. Your family will be in our thoughts and prayers

Name: LaDonna Shirey
Message: Rose Kennedy is quoted as having said that "Birds sing after a storm; why shouldn't people feel as free to delight in whatever sunlight remains to them?" What a joy to know that now Mr. and Mrs. Barnett, together, are in the most glorious of all; perpetual Heavenly sunlight. No pain, no sorrow; only joy and sweet, sweet peace. May your family now delight in your earthly sunlight until you meet them again. with deepest sympathy for you all and greatest joy for them LaDonna Waldrop Shirey

Name: Jean Williams Caldwell
Message: So sorry to hear of Betty's passing. I have many great memories of her.si