Dana Nelson Barnett, 61, of Point Pleasant, passed away at St. Mary's Medical Center on September 27, 2013. He was born October 25, 1951, in Cabell County, a son to the late John Barnett Sr., and Laura Barnett of Point Pleasant. He was retired from the Special Metals Plant in Huntington and was a U.S. Army veteran.
He is preceded in death by his father John Barnett Sr. and son John Barnett Jr.
He is survived by his mother Laura Barnett of Point Pleasant and son Chris Barnett also of Point Pleasant, and daughter Shana Roberts of Gallipolis Ferry. Also surviving are brothers Phillip and Joe Barnett, both of Point Pleasant, as well as four grandchildren.
A graveside service with full military honors conducted by the US Army Honor Guard from Charleston, will be held at the Donel C. Kinnard Memorial State Veterans Cemetery in Dunbar on Monday, October 7, 2013, at 1 p.m. There will be no public visitation. Deal Funeral Home in Point Pleasant has been entrusted with Dana's care. Online condolences can be made at www.dealfh.com.