Services for Edith Mae Barnett, 92, of Caldwell are set for 2:00 p.m., Monday, November 30, 2020 at Strickland Funeral Home Chapel in Caldwell, with Bro. Daryl G. Mize officiating. Interment will follow at Masonic Cemetery in Caldwell. Visitation will be held Sunday, November 29, from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m., also at the funeral home in Caldwell. Mrs. Barnett passed away November 27, 2020 in Caldwell.
Edith was born April 22, 1928 to Jim C. Barnett and Mae (Warren) Barnett in Caldwell, Texas.
She loved her family, she was a very skilled artist, some of her paintings were displayed at the Burleson County Fair where she won many Grand Championships. She was a very faithful member of the Macedonia -Hix Baptist Church, where she taught Sunday School for many years, sang in the choir, and also sang for the Christmas events. She graduated from CHS, class of 1949, she was Miss Caldwell, FFA Sweetheart, a Majorette, and played softball. Edith enjoyed sewing and crocheting for the family and will be missed by all.
Edith was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Howard L. Barnett; daughter, Carolyn Ann Barnett; brother, Buddy Barnett; sisters, Norma Lee Barnett and Pauline Barnett; son-in-law, Butch Bode; daughter-in-law, Beverley Barnett; grandson, Bruce Bode, and granddaughter, Sarah Canterberry.
She is survived by her sons, Billy Barnett of Caldwell, Curtis Barnett and wife Ginger of Caldwell; daughter, Linda Bode of Bandera; brother, Donnie Barnett of San Antonio; sister-in-law, Virginia Barnett of Caldwell; grandchildren, Sara Balcar & Eddie Castillo, Buster Bode, Michael & Tiffany Canterberry, Matthew “Bubba” Canterberry, Marshall Troy & Jennifer Canterberry, Crystal Lee & Mike Bernstein, Curtis Lee, II & Angel Barnett; great grandchildren, Emily & Kylee Castillo, Baylee, Bryce, Blaze, and Bray Bode, Jessica, Hunter, Wyatt, Cora Belle, Layla, James, Colton, Luke, Samuel, Jack, Shelby and Wade Canterberry, Garrett Bernstein, Aubrey Maurer.
Pallbearers will be Donnie Telg, Douglas Telg, Richard Laney, Tommy Hruska, Glenn Cochran, and Carmillio Requena. Glenn Supak and Joe Millberger will act as Honorary Pallbearers.
The family requests that donations be made to Macedonia-Hix Baptist Church or Traditions Hospice.
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