Michael R. Barnett

Michael R. Barnett, 71, of Crossett, passed away on August 21, 2019.

He was born on June 5, 1948 in Monticello, to the late Johnie Roy and Mary Elna Grubbs Barnett.

Mr. Barnett was a retired supervisor for Georgia Pacific where he was employed 37 years and enjoyed working with his crew. He enjoyed hunting, bass fishing and was known for his joking and picking nature. He loved his family and made sure that they were well taken care of.

He is survived by his loving wife of 51 years, Carolyn Pennington Barnett; a son, Barry Barnett of Crossett; two brothers, Douglas Grubbs (Mary Frances) of Crossett and Patrick Barnett of Monticello, along with many friends and loved ones.

Visitation will be held on Friday, August 23, from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. at Jones Funeral Home in Crossett.

The funeral service will be at 10 a.m. on Saturday, August 24, at the funeral home with Rev. Mike Griffith officiating. Burial will follow at Crossroads Cemetery in Crossett.