Sherman Jesse Barnett, 76, died Monday, May 24, 2004, at The Manor in Poplar Bluff, Mo.
Born April 6, 1928, in Oakley, Ark., a son of the late Charley and Effie Alsup Barnett, he attended school in Arkansas and was a farm laborer prior to retirement.
Survivors include four sons, Jim Barnett of Deering, Mo., Buford Barnett of Caruthersville, Mo., Charles Barnett of Hayti, Mo. and Eugene Barnett of North Dakota; one daughter, Phyllis Barnett of Deering; one sister, Retha Barnett of Caruthersville and one brother, Leslie Barnett of Caruthersville.
He was preceded in death by one son, Jerry Barnett and two brothers, Marvin and Melvin Barnett.
Graveside services were held at 10 a.m. May 28, at the Maple Cemetery with the Rev. Raymond Redden officiating.
H.S. Smith Funeral Home of Caruthersville was in charge of arrangements.