|Birth: ||Apr. 23, 1939|
|Death: ||Jan. 17, 2003|
Printed in The Davis News on Jan. 22, 2003; Reprinted with permission
ALFORD "AL" LEE BARNETT JR.
Longtime resident Alford "Al" Lee Barnett Jr., 63, of Davis died Jan. 17, 2003 at his home. Funeral services were Jan. 20 at First Baptist Church, with the Rev. Willard McCartney and Pastor John Joughin officiating. Burial was in Green Hill Cemetery.
Barnett was born April 23, 1939, in Wynnewood to Alford Lee and Estelle Jane (Hughes) Barnett. After graduating from high school, he started working in the oil field. He later moved to Oklahoma City and became employed as a mechanic for the city of Oklahoma City. He was also associated with Reid Engine Service for a number of years as an oil field mechanic. In 1979, he returned to Davis to go into business for himself. He and his wife, Brenda, owned and operated the Conoco-Al's Automotive for 20 years. Barnett was a member of the First United Methodist Church. He liked to watch Nascar racing, and his favorite Nascar driver was Dale Earnhardt.
He is survived by: his wife of the home; a son, Michael Thompson of Sulphur; three daughters, Marie Banks of Oklahoma City, Jamie Valenzuela of Wilburton and Brandie Machele Barnett of Ada, and a sister, Pat Busby of Davis. He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Sue Martin.
Pallbearers were Wyane Webb, Lance Wheelock, Gary Parsons, Scott Stearman, Bobby Webb and Phillip Matlock. Honorary pallbearers were Gilbert Jenkins, Buddy Vinyard, Lynn Chambless, Sam Gilliland, Charles Birch, Wayne Holler, Mark Carter, Erroll Eppeland and Don Jones. Krien Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Alford Lee Barnett (1917 - 1995)
Estelle Jane Hughes Barnett (1916 - 1995)
Brenda Kay Wynn Barnett (1946 - 2007)*
Alford Lee Barnett (1939 - 2003)
Virginia Sue Barnett (1943 - 1996)*
Parents of Marie, Jamie, Mike, Brandie
Green Hill Cemetery
Plot: The Third, S7 east of Road, Row 6
Created by: J&G Sanders
Record added: May 19, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 52603347
Added: May. 19, 2010