Huey Barnett

Huey Barnett

Huey P. Barnett, 80, of Monticello, passed away March 25, 2016 at Drew Memorial Hospital in Monticello.

He was a retired logger, a United States Army Veteran, a Christian and a member of Cominto Baptist Church.

Mr. Barnett was born on September 7, 1935 in Drew County and was the son of the late Sam Barnett and Annie Mae Holdcraft Barnett.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Carolyn Jean Barnett; a grandson, Daniel Lee Roten Jr.; five sisters, Mattie Adcock, Beatrice Huff, Erla Mae Langston, Brooksie Bostian and Annie Lee Lytle; and one brother, Houston Lefay Barnett.

Survivors include his son, Jimmy Dale Barnett and wife Debra of Monticello; a daughter, Tracie Lynn Wallace and husband Brian of Lincoln; two grand-daughters, Keithlynn Paige Taylor of Monticello and Candice Strickland of Monticello; two grandsons, Mark Wallace of McAlester, Oklahoma and Jake Wallace of Hamburg; three great-granddaughters, Aubree Claire Say of Monticello, Kyra Wallace of Hamburg and Brianna Wallace of McAlester, Oklahoma; one great-grandson, Brayden Wallace of McAlester, Oklahoma; two brothers, Carl Barnett of McGehee and Dale Barnett of Indianola, Mississippi; two sisters, Virginia Akines of McGehee and Mary LaCotts of Watson; and numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Funeral service will be held on March 30 at 2 p.m. at Cominto Baptist Church with burial to follow in Rash Cemetery. Visitation will be held on March 29 from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Cominto Baptist Church. Arrangements by Stephenson Dearman Funeral Home.