Ruby Barnett, 99, died Monday, Oct. 14, 2002, at Morgantown. She was a lifelong resident of Nineveh. She was born Nov. 12, 1902, in Nineveh. Her parents were Elmer and Anna (Titsworth) Wells. She married B.J. "Joe" Barnett in 1922. He preceded her in death.
Survivors include a son, Joe Barnett of Elwood; a daughter, Marie Barnett Sands of Indianapolis; eight grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by two sons, Marion "Eugene" Barnett and Jack Barnett; a brother, Kenneth Wells; and a sister, Irene Waltz.
She was a 1922 graduate of Nineveh High School. She was a homemaker. She was a member of Nineveh Christian Church for more than 90 years.
Services were entrusted to Flinn and Maguire Funeral Home of Franklin, Indiana.