|Birth: ||Sep. 30, 1908|
San Luis Obispo County
|Death: ||Apr. 28, 1997|
Bertie was the daughter of Rodney Elsworth Barnett and Alean Swafford, her grandmother was Bertie Belle Marsh #18948161 burial in Staffor Cemetery, Kansas. She was born 6 miles west of Pozo, CA., ever after noted as Santa Margarita. She was the great-grand-daughter of 1841 California pioneer Elias Barnett and Dona Maria Juliana Salazar Pope.
She was predeceased by her husband George Pappas; brother, Landon "Dick" Barnett; and great-grandson Joshua Kiser. She is survived by children Rodney E and June Barnett, Bernice and Frank Munoz, all of Fresno, Robert and Patricia Barnett of Reston, VA. Brother Archie and Maybelle Barnett of Honolulu, HI. Sister Annetta and Bill Padburg of Lexington, OR. 12 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren, 2 great-great-grandchildren.
After her divorce of George Pappas she raised her three children and then remarried him.
Bertie was a Wood Lathe Operator at Mare Island Naval Shipyard in Vallejo, CA. during WWII. Upon moving to Fresno in 1951, She worked with Singer Sewing Company and Duncan Ceramics.
Bertie was a very gifted artist who was self employed for many years in Fresno owning the Lamplight Ceramic Studio until her retirement in 1967.
Rodney Elsworth Barnett (1880 - 1922)
Alean Rodney Swafford Calvin (1889 - 1973)
George Radiotis Pappas (1896 - 1970)
Rodney Ellsworth Barnett (1925 - 2014)*
Lyda Catherine Barnett Heard (1901 - 1943)**
Archie Clarence Barnett (1907 - 1998)*
Bertie Blanche Barnett (1908 - 1997)
Landon Edward Barnett (1910 - 1995)*
Note: She is buried next to great-grandson Joshua Kiser
Fresno Memorial Gardens
Created by: Bonnie Kiser
Record added: May 07, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 89744030