Robert Dale Barnett, 60, of Windsor passed away at 2:00 p.m. Saturday (September 10, 2011) at his residence.
Memorial services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday (September 17, 2011) in the First Apostolic Church of Sullivan with Pastor Francis Farney officiating. Arrangements are by Lovins-Lockart Funeral Home, Windsor. Memorials may be made to the family.
Robert was born January 15, 1951 in Decatur the son of Richard and Maxine (Whitney) Barnett. He married Virginia Donaker Bly, November 26, 1988 in Lerna.
Robert was a 1970 graduate of Lakeview High School and attended Danville Jr. College. He attended the First Apostolic Church of Sullivan and a life member of the Illinois Archery Association. He was employed by Clark Oil in Decatur and Mattoon for 25 years.
Surviving are his wife, Virginia; children, Cheryl (Art) Logsdon of Shelbyville, Teresa Brown of Mattoon, Robert (Candiace) Bly of Towanda, Penny (Alec) Ingram of Windsor and Paula (Rob) Chasteen of Shelbyville; grandchildren, Jason Bly, Adam (Misty) Logsdon, Benjamin Logsdon, Christopher (Heather) Hoehn, Elizabeth Hoehn, Derek and Michael Brown, Nichole(Ryan) Britnell, Allison and Matthew Bly, Joseph Bly, Triezten Ingram, Jessica and Shawn Bly, Darrian and Makyla Chasteen; 11 great-grandchildren; sisters, Patricia Graven of Sullivan, Carolyn (Steve) Albro of Cerro Gordo and Dorothy (Tom) Jackson of Chicago; brothers, William (Becky) Barnett of Decatur and George Barnett of Tennessee; 3 nieces and 11 great-nieces and nephews.
Robert was preceded in death by his parents and 2 great-grandchildren.