WOODRUFF, SC-- Kenneth Hugh Barnette, 72, of 12317 Hwy 221, passed away on Wednesday, October 3, 2012 at Spartanburg Regional Restorative Care Hospital.
A native of Spartanburg County, he was the son of the late Clifford and Viola Harrelson Barnette and the husband of Annie Mae Cooper Barnette of the home.
He was a member of Step of Faith Baptist Church, member of the Bethel Masonic Lodge and a retired machinist with Jeffrey Mfg. Co.
Surviving, in addition to his wife, are two daughters, Frankie Gilbert and husband Cly of Chesnee and Jonnie Dover and husband Rick of Woodruff; two sisters, Elaine Mann of Spartanburg and Cheryl Brock of Woodruff; four grandchildren, Jared Lanford, Miranda Gilbert, Dalton Theo and Erika Gilbert and a great-grandchild, Banx Lanford.
The family will receive friends from 2:00 until 2:45 PM at Forest Hills Funeral Home on Sunday, October 7, 2012 prior to the 3:00 PM funeral service in the Stribling Memorial Chapel, officiated by Rev. Andy Parker and Rev. Grover Lawrence.
Interment will follow in Greenhaven Memorial Gardens.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Meals on Wheels, P.O. Box 461, Spartanburg, SC 29304
The family is at the home.
An online guest registry is available at www.foresthillsfuneral home.net
Forest Hills Funeral Home
Stribling Memorial Chapel, Woodruff