2009-11-19 / Obituaries

Inez G. Barnett

Waterfall, 83

Inez G. Barnett, 83, Waterfall, died at 2:07 a.m., Sunday, November 15, 2009, at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, Pa.

Born October 2, 1926, at Maddensville, she was a daughter of the late Orris M. and Ida Ruth (Cramer) Brown. She was married to Raleigh V. Barnett on January 6, 1945. He preceded in death May 15, 2006.

She is survived by the following children: Richard Barnett and wife Judy, Hustontown; Sandra Sharpe and husband Joe, Wells Tannery; and Shirley Johnson, Fort Loudon, along with seven grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren; the following siblings: Viola Pollock and Wilda Mills, both of Chambersburg; Janet Fraker, Fort Littleton; Nelson Brown of Burnt Cabins; and Russell Brown of Chambersburg.

Two brothers: Leo and Richard Brown and five sisters: Freda Ellis, Geraldine Horne, Dorothy Brown, Maxine Brown and Audrey Brown preceded in death.

She was a member of Center United Methodist Church, Waterfall, and the Order of the Eastern Star, Saxton.

In her earlier years, she enjoyed gardening and crocheting and in her later years, she enjoyed going to casinos.

During her life she was a homemaker.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Thursday, November 19, 2009, at Center United Methodist Church, Waterfall, with Rev. Kenneth Cornelius officiating. Interment will be made at Center Cemetery, Waterfall. Friends may call at the M. R. Brown Funeral Home 301 Pitt St., Hustontown, Pa., 2 to 9 p.m. on Wednesday with the family receiving friends from 6 to 9 p.m. There will be no viewing at the church on Thursday.

Memorial contributions may be made to Center United Methodist Church, c/o Ruth Knepper, Treasurer, 862 Drifting Lane, Hustontown, PA 17229.

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