We were trying to convince my Baby that it was ok it was Santa Claus
My prayers go out to the whole family in this difficult time. He is with his loved ones in heaven now!
Bennie Marshall Barnett, 91, husband of the late Hazel Morrisson Barnett, of Greenville, died Saturday, October 24, 2020.
Born in Greenville, he was a son of the late Jeptha and Lucile Barnett.
Mr. Barnett proudly served in the US Navy during the Korean War on the USS Boxer. He was a member of Monaghan Baptist Church.
He is survived by a daughter, Bonnie Barnett of Marietta, GA; three sons, James Randy Byers (Laurie) of Tacoma, WA, Jeff Barnett (Ceci) of Boiling Springs, SC; and Bennie Russell Barnett of Greenville, SC; a granddaughter, Kelsey Barnett; and two daughters-in-law, Beth Kelly and Lucy Henry.
In addition to his loving wife and parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Vicki L. Byers; a brother, Gordon L. Barnett; and a sister, Gladys B. Davenport.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, November 14, 2020, at 1:30 p.m. at Thomas McAfee Funeral Home, Northwest Chapel. Although no formal receiving of friends will be held, friends may pay their respects to the family after the service until 3:00 p.m. Due to the pandemic, guest attending the service are kindly asked to observe social distancing and wear a face covering or mask.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to either Hospice Care of South Carolina, 400 Pelham Rd #100, Greenville, SC 29615 or Monaghan Baptist Church, 1500 W Parker Rd #2709, Greenville, SC 29617.