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PFC Martin Vernon Barnett
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Birth: Jun. 21, 1918
Holdenville
Hughes County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Jun. 30, 2011
Clinton
Custer County
Oklahoma, USA

Name: Martin Barnett
Gender: Male
Age at Death: 93
Date of Birth: 21 Jun 1918
Birth Place: Holdenville, Oklahoma, USA
Date of Death: 30 Jun 2011
Source Location: GA Tradition Care Funeral Home, California, USA
Spouse: Karen
Children: John Barnett and Wife, Karen, Elk City, OK, Mary Katherine Bashaw and Husband, Mike, Elk City, OK, Marlene Barnett, Oklahoma City, OK, Mike Barnett and Wife, Loveta, Amarillo, TX, and Kevin Black and Wife, Teressa, Texola, OK
Parents: Amanda Barnett
[John Ivy Barnett]
Brothers and Sisters: Floyd, Marvin, John Willie "Bill"Barnett; Walton Barnett, Skellytown, TX, Harmon Barnett and Wife, Helen, Holdenville, OK
Military: United States Army

Full Obituary:
Martin Vernon Barnett was born June 21, 1918 in Holdenville, Oklahoma to Amanda and John Ivy Barnett. He passed away June 29, 2011 at Clinton, Oklahoma at the age of 93 years and 8 days.
Martin grew up and attended schools in Calvin and Mayfield. At the age of 14 he went to work as a farm laborer. He entered the United States Army in 1941, where he was stationed in Algeria - French Morocco, Sicily, Normandy and Northern France. After his discharge in 1945, he returned to the Western Oklahoma area where he farmed in the Cheyenne and Sayre areas before buying his own farm north of Sayre. Martin also worked in construction and the oilfield for 12 years before retiring and returning to farming. He enjoyed traveling and seeing different parts of the country, tending his cattle, fishing and spending time with his family and friends. Martin was also a member of the Sayre Church of Christ.
He was preceded in death by his parents, both wives, Lorene Lee Wilson and Geneva Nell Gill; an infant son, Larry Don Barnett and 3 brothers, Floyd Ivy, Marvin Metz, John Willie "Bill" Barnett.
He is survived by his 5 children, John Barnett and wife, Karen, Elk City, OK, Mary Katherine Bashaw and husband, Mike, Elk City, OK, Marlene Barnett, Oklahoma City, OK, Mike Barnett and wife, Loveta, Amarillo, TX, and Kevin Black and wife, Teressa, Texola, OK; 10 grandchildren, 16 great grandchildren; 2 brothers, Walton Barnett, Skellytown, TX, Harmon Barnett and wife, Helen, Holdenville, OK, and a host of other relatives and friends. Condolences can be made online at www.whineryfs.comVisitation: Friday, July 1, 9 am -9pmService:Services will be held Saturday, July 2, 2011 at 10:00 am at Sayre Church of Christ officiated by Shane Coleman.Cemetery: Burial will be at Buffalo Cemetery under the direction of Rose Chapel Funeral Service.

 
 
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 Parents:
  John Ivy Barnett (1886 - 1962)
  Amanda Finta Smith Barnett (1894 - 1929)
 
 Spouses:
  Geneva Nell Gill Barnett (1925 - 2008)*
  Lorene Lee Wilson Barnett (1926 - 1973)*
 
 Siblings:
  Floyd Ivy Barnett (1911 - 1996)*
  Marvin Barnett (1913 - 1991)*
  Martin Vernon Barnett (1918 - 2011)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Buffalo Cemetery
Sayre
Beckham County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Created by: wvy
Record added: Oct 15, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 78487510
PFC Martin Vernon Barnett
Added by: Jeanette Perrin Coaly
 
PFC Martin Vernon Barnett
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PFC Martin Vernon Barnett
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World War II Victory Medal as earned by PFC Martin Barnett, US Army. Rest in Peace, Sir. / The World War II Victory Medal is a decoration of the United States military which was created by an act of Congress in July 1945. The decoration commemorates mi...(Read more)
- Grateful Patriot
 Added: Mar. 16, 2014
Thank you, Private First Class Barnett, for your service in World War II.
- Wes T.
 Added: Mar. 16, 2014
Rest in peace. A second cousin.
- winnie vance yandell
 Added: Oct. 15, 2011
 
 
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