Bonnie R. Barnett 1928 - 2012 Bonner Springs
Bonnie R. Barnett, 83, Bonner Springs, formerly of Linwood and Centerview, MO, went to her heavenly home surrounded by her family on Friday, June 15, 2012 at the Shawnee Mission Medical Center in Merriam.
She was born September 22, 1928 at Kanona, KS., the daughter of Ora Erl and Alta Maye Worley Barratt. A 1946 graduate of Linwood High School, she was a homemaker and had also served as a telephone operator for the Linwood Telephone Company. She was a member of the Elm Grove Baptist Church. She was married to James Hobart Barnett on September 15, 1948 at Linwood, he preceded her in death on April 6, 2007.
She is survived by four sons, Ed (Connie) Barnett, Seattle, WA., Jerry (Sue) Barnett, Bonner Springs, Tom (Karen) Barnett, Nortonville, Joe (Cindy) Barnett, Lawrence, three daughters, Larinda (Byron) McConnaughey, Linwood, Patty (Mark) Elmer, Eudora, Toni (Jim) Erickson, Lone Jack, MO., one brother, Arthur Lee Barratt, Boise ID., one sister, Alta Showalter, Bellevue, ID., 21 grandchildren, and 38 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by one grandson, David Barnett, one great- granddaughter, Madilyn Coy Barnett, and two brothers, Jr. Barratt, and Tom Barratt.
Funeral Services will be at 1:00 PM, Wednesday, June 20, 2012 at the Elm Grove Baptist Church, rural Bonner Springs. Burial will be at Leavenworth V.A. National Cemetery. Visitation will be from 6:00 to 8:00 PM, Tuesday at the Elm Grove Baptist Church. Memorials may be made to the Church Building Fund in care of the Barnett Family Funeral Home, P.O. Box 602, Oskaloosa, KS. 66066. Condolences may be made at www. barnettfamilyfh.com.