|Birth: ||Jun. 30, 1934|
|Death: ||Jul. 27, 2012|
Ronny "Gene" Eugene Barnett, Sr.
June 30, 1934 - July 27, 2012
Our beloved husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather, & friend Ronny Eugene (Gene) Barnett passed away surrounded by his family in Austin, Texas, on July 27, 2012.
Gene was born in Hico, Texas, in June of 1934, to Bill & Lucille Barnett.
He served as 2nd Lieutenant in the National Guard Armed Forces. He was an avid runner and marathoner. Gene lived on Townlake Austin, so he could get an early start on his daily runs. Gene and Frankie are long-term members of Manchaca Baptist Church where Gene served as teller. He began his long-term professional career as a roofing contractor where he served on the state level as president of the roofing contractors association of Texas.
Gene was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers and a great granddaughter.
Gene is survived by his loving wife Frankie of 59 years; daughters, Teresa Cain (Alan), Joni Vought (Brian), Robin Comstock (Jeff), son Rocky Barnett (Mary Kay); nine grandchildren; eighteen great grandchildren; brothers, Billy and Tommy; sister Jimmie Clark.
A celebration of Gene's life will occur at 2:00 p.m., Monday, July 30, 2012 at Manchaca Baptist Church. Internment will follow at Onion Creek Memorial Park, Austin, TX.
Source: Harrell Funeral Home, Austin, Texas
Onion Creek Memorial Park
Created by: Judy Blacksher
Record added: Jul 30, 2012
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