Roger C. Barnett, 86, of Simpsonville, SC passed away Friday, October 15.
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He is survived by his loving wife of 62 years, Thelma, and children, Christine, Jim and his wife Bonnie, Bruce, and Jane; 5 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren; brother Donald, and sisters Joyce and Janice (brother-in-law Tom Clark).
Roger was born in West Palm Beach, FL., in 1924 and served in the US Navy during WW II on the U.S.S. Baltimore. He was an accountant with JJ Ryan and Sons in Greenville for many years. Roger served as President of the Eastern Federation of Mineralogical and Lapidary Societies, Inc., from 1983-4.
A funeral Mass will be held at St. Mary Magdelene Catholic Church at 10:00 am, Wednesday October 20. Burial following at Graceland Cemetary East.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Eastern Federation Endowment Fund, c/o Fran Sick, P.O. Box 5, Dushore, Pa. 18614-0005 or Meals on Wheels, 15 Oregon St., Greenville, SC, 29605.
Published in The Greenville News from Oct. 19 to Oct. 27, 2010