Jewel Barnett, 85 of Lexington passed away Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at Lauderdale Christian Nursing Home. Visitation will be Friday, January 12, 2018 at Elkins East Chapel from 12:30 until 2:00 P.M. A service will follow in the chapel at 2:00 P.M. Jerry Marlow will be officiating. Burial will follow at Anderson Cemetery.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Jim and Lillie Barnett; brothers James Louise Barnett, Aaron Billy Barnett, JD Barnett; and sister Wilma Barnett.
She is survived by sisters, Willie T. Putman, Emma Jean Wilson; brother, Roy Barnett; and many nieces and nephews
She was a member of truth Word Baptist Church. Though she did not have children of her own she was the caretaker of the family and especially all of her nieces and nephews.
The Family would like to give special thanks to the staff of Lauderdale Christian nursing home for their kindness and care.