Charles “Willard” Barnett
Charles “Willard” Barnett, 67, of Monticello, passed away June 28, 2021, at his home. Willard was born Oct. 24, 1953, to Charles Willard Barnett Sr. and Dorothy Brown.
A funeral service was held July 1 at Wilson Funeral Home.
Mr. Barnett was a master carpenter and steel erector, and a long-time employee of Fountain Electric; he last worked for R.K. Wallace Steel Erectors. He loved to play jokes on his family and friends.
He is survived by his wife of 32 years, Jamie Barnett; and by his children, Rodney Barnett (Michelle), of Ruth; Raymond Barnett (Ashley), of Brandon; Lisa Sykes (Cory), of Braxton; and Debbie Kallos (Ted), of Jayess. Willard is also survived by two siblings, Dyan Mead and Richard Barnett; as well as 17 grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren, and his nieces and nephews.
Those preceding him in death were his parents; two sons, Stevie Westmoreland and Cliff “Biggy” Westmoreland; two sisters; and three brothers.