GOREVILLE, Ill. — Jimmie G. Barnett, 74, of Goreville died at 4:15 p.m. Sunday at his home.
Mr. Barnett was a U.S. Navy veteran. He was an inside wireman with over 40 years service prior to his retirement. He was a member of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 702 and the Saline Masonic Lodge No. 339 AF&AM.
He attended Lone Oak Baptist Church at Energy.
Survivors include his wife, Faye Lowery Barnett; two sons, Mike Barnett and Todd Barnett, both of Marion; three grandchildren; and three sisters, Linda Minnis of Marion, Phyllis Barnett of Indiana and Myrna Long of Jackson, Mo.
He was preceded in death by an infant son. His parents were Glenn and Evi Billingsley Barnett.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Saline Masonic Lodge (located at the corner of South Fly Avenue and West Ferne Clyffe St.) in Goreville. Pastors Jerry Schell and R.G. Null will officiate.
Burial will be in the Webb Cemetery near Tunnel Hill. Military graveside rites will be accorded.
Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Tuesday at the Saline Masonic Lodge. Masonic rites will be at 8 p.m. by Saline Lodge No. 339 AF&AM.
Memorials may be made to Lone Oak Baptist Church, P.O. Box 433, Energy, IL 62933; or to the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation, 383 Main Ave., 5th Floor, Norwalk, CT 06851.
Bailey Funeral Home in Vienna was in charge of arrangements.