Posted: Friday, April 16, 2010 12:39 pm
The Messenger, April 16, 2010
The Messenger has learned of the death of Doris Barnett, 58, of Chesapeake, Va., a former resident of Hickman, Ky., who died April 7, 2010, at Bayside Sentara Hospital in Virginia Beach, Va.
Services will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Pleasant Hill Missionary Baptist Church, with the Rev. Charles Crumble officiating. Burial will follow in Hickman City Cemetery.
Friends may call at the church from noon until the hour of services Saturday.
Pallbearers will be Johnny Donlow, Elmer Donlow, Curtis Donlow, Ben Donlow, Charles Ray Donlow and Jimmy Sledge.
Strong Funeral Home in Hickman is in charge of arrangements.
She had born July 31, 1951, in Hickman, daughter of the late John L. and Aza Lee (Bryant) Donlow. She was the wife of William Barnett of Hickman and had been employed at the former Morning Star Nursery in Rives. She was a member of New Bryant Chapel Church in Hickman.
Survivors also include two sons, Kirk R. Barnett of Chesapeake and Demond S. Barnett of Mayfield, Ky.; five brothers, Johnny Donlow and Elmer Donlow, both of Hickman, Curtis Donlow of Dayton, Ohio, Ben Donlow of Union City and Charles Ray Donlow of Kansas City, Mo.; four sisters, Ardella McClerkin of Union City and Mary Donlow, Jenny Turner and Annabell Kibb, all of Dayton; and eight grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by her brother, George Sledge.