Richard Franklin Barnette, 38, of 203 Kimmon Road, Harmony, died Friday October 21, 2005, as a result of injuries sustained in an automobile accident.
Mr. Barnette was born May 2, 1967, in Mecklenburg County and was the son of Jerry William Barnette, Sr. and the late Joyce Ann Barwick Barnette. Prior to his disability retirement, he was a truck driver.
Richard is survived by his father: Jerry W. Barnette, Sr. and his wife, Connie of Harmony; one brother: Robert Bratton and his wife, Patricia of Statesville; and paternal grandmother: Iva Barnette of Harmony. He is also survived by aunts: Glenda Shore and Carolyn Novak; an uncle: Ronnie Barnette; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his mother, he was preceded in death by one brother: Jerry William Barnette, Jr.
Graveside funeral services will be held 11:00 AM Wednesday at Friendship Baptist Church Cemetery in Harmony with Rev. John Whalen officiating.
Michael Sheffield, Zach Bratton, William Reese, Sr., William Reese, Jr., David Barnette, and Todd Cranfill will serve as pallbearers.
The family will assemble at the home of Mr. & Mrs. Jerry W. Barnette, 203 Kimmon Road, Harmony and will speak with friends following the service.
Condolences may be sent to the family online at www.legacy.com.
Reavis Funeral Home of Harmony is serving the Barnette family.