Glenn Edward Barnette Sr. passed away Monday, December 27 after an extended illness. He was 66.
Mr. Barnette was born November 9, 1947 in Johnson City. He graduated in 1965 from Science Hill High School and entered the U.S. Navy where he served for 8 years.
He was employed by Rhodes Furniture until retirement. He enjoyed playing golf and reading. He was preceded in death by his parents, Paul and Velma Barnette and his son, Paul Gregory Barnette.
He is survived by son, Glenn Barnette, Jr. (Julie) of Alpharetta, GA and two granddaughters, Rachel and Emma.
He is also survived by his sister, Patricia Bressman (Phil) of Nashville, TN and three nieces.
A graveside service will be held on Friday, December 27 at 10 AM at Monte Vista Burial Park led by Donald Vance.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to the American Diabetes Association — main.diabetes.org/goto/Glenn_Barnette_Sr.
Appalachian Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 800 E. Watauga Ave. Johnson City, TN is serving the Barnette Family. (423) 928-6111.