In Memory

Tommy Lee Barnett - Class Of 1965

Tommy Lee Barnett

Tommy Lee Barnett
1947 - 2011

Tommy Lee died Wednesday, June 29, 2011 at Texoma Medical Center after a long battle with lung cancer. He was 64.

Tommy was born April 14, 1947 in Holdenville, Oklahoma. to George and Earnestine Gist Barnett. As many of us did, Tommy moved several times during his school years, following his father from base to base: Oklahoma, Maine, Japan and Texas.When he left Jonhnson HS, Tommy enrolled and graduated from Sherman High School in Oklahoma. In 1974, Tommy met a young lady, Jane Dickey Young from Sadler Texas and they were married on January 31, 1975. Tommy began his career in retail sales and retired a store manager.

Tommy is survived by his wife of 36 years, Jane Barnett of Denison; son Joe Young (Traci) of Denison; brothers Jeff Barnett (Donna) of Pottsboro, Charles Barnett (Janet) of Coweta, Oklahoma; sisters Sharie Barnett of Dallas; grandchildren Mason Young of Denison; two granddaughters Elizabeth Young of Round Rock, Texas and Julie Young of Sherman; Aunt Frances Hulsey of Midwest City, Oklahoma. and many cousins, nieces, nephews and friends. Tommy was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Raymie Ann Barnett.

Memorial services and celebration of his life were held Friday, July 1, 2011 at Johnson-Moore Chapel. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to a charity of your choice. Condolences may be registered to
Published in The Herald Democrat on June 30, 2011

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The Johnson High alumni will miss Our Friend, Tommy very much.