Mary Sue Barnett, 87 of Granite City passed away on Friday, May 23, 2014 at Eden Village in Glen Carbon with her family by her side.
Mary was born on July 31, 1926 in Aubrey, TX a daughter of the late Charles and Grace (Bogard) Burch. Mary was a bookkeeper for Granite City Trust & Savings Bank and a member of Crossroads Community Church of the Nazarene in Pontoon Beach. Mary will be remembered for her kind and loving heart and the many special times she shared with her family and friends.
She is survived by and will be missed by her daughters; Marcia and (Terry) Barron of Granite City, Leslie and (Richard) Price of Granite City; grandchildren, Brett and (Renee') Barron, Laurie and (B.J.) Schneck, Andrea and (Rev. Adam) Cruse, Aaron Stovall, Megan Stovall; great-grandchildren, Matilynn Barron, Caeden Barron, Laraeli Barron, Will Schneck, Maelynn Schneck, Jackson Cruse, Ellison Cruse; sister, Charlsie Vunovic.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband; Durrell "Blackie" Barnett, whom she married on August 24, 1946.
In celebration of Mary's life friends may call on Wednesday, May 28, 2014 from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service at 1:00 p.m. with Rev. Adam Cruse officiating at Irwin Chapel, 3960 Maryville Road in Granite City. Burial will follow at Sunset Hill Memorial Estates in Glen Carbon. Memorials are suggested to the charity of one's choice.
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