Wilda M. Barnett, of Rockford, IL died at , Monday, April 21, 2008 in SwedishAmericanHospital.
She was born Dec. 2, 1930, in Evansville, IN. the daughter of Olvy
and Annabelle Davis Claspell.
She was married to Earl James
Barnett, Sept. 9, 1950, in Evansville, IN; he preceded her in death on May 23, 1976, in Pittsburgh, KS. She was also
preceded in death by her parents.
Wilda worked as an LPN, private duty and was a daycare
teacher in Illinois and Indiana. She also worked as a chiropractic assistant in Kansas. She was also a member of Rock House Ministries.
She is survived by her
daughter, Reverend Dola B. Gregory of Rockford, IL; a son, James “Jim” O. Barnett of FL; half sisters,
Shirley (Sonny) MacIntosh, Jackie (Ernie) Payne,
Hazel (Jim) Tepool, and Betty (Jim0 Rittenhouse; a grandson, and several nieces and nephews.
Services will be on Saturday, April
26, 2008 at at the Stodghill Funeral
Home located on Hwy. 168 West, Reverend Dola Gregory
will officiate. Burial will be in WalnutHillCemetery in Fort Branch, IN.
Visitation will be on
Saturday morning, April 26, 2008 from , until service time at the funeral home.