Obituary: Katie M. Barnett

Friday, September 4, 2009

Katie M. Barnett, 68, of Lewisburg, died Sunday, Aug. 30, 2009, at her residence.

Mrs. Barnett was employed by NHC Healthcare culinary, and loved to cook for anyone hungry or in need until her health failed. She was a member of Greater First Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Walter and Jessie Gentry-Radley; former husband and father of her children, William Moore; and brothers, William and George Radley.

She is survived by her husband, Andrew Barnett, sons, Jesse, Frankie, and Ricky Moore, and daughters, Ann and Shirley Moore, all of Lewisburg; sisters, Faye and Carlotta Radley of Nashville, Sarah Oglesby of College Grove, and Frankie Alexander of South Bend, Ind.; 23 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and many other nieces, nephews, relatives, and friends.

Mrs. Barnett lay in state at the Lewisburg Family Life Center on Thursday, Sept. 3.

There will be a family hour from noon to 1 p.m. Friday, Sept. 4, at Greater First Baptist Church, William Herbert Johnson, Pastor. It will be followed by funeral services at 1 p.m. and burial in Egypt Cemetery, Chapel Hill.

J. B. Mayberry and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.