Richard “Ricky” Barnett Sr., 62, of Falcon, died Friday, March 23, 2018 at Mercy Hospital in Lebanon.
He was born Dec. 31, 1955 in Lebanon to Leslie and Dora Mizer Barnett.
On April12, 1975, he was united in marriage to Deborah A. Branch.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a son, Travis Barnett; and two brothers, J.E. and Tommy Barnett.
He was born and raised in the Lebanon area and attended Lebanon R-3 schools. After he and Deborah were married, they made their home near Falcon and raised their family. Ricky worked for the City of Lebanon Street Departmentfor 27 years, retiring in 2016.
Ricky made his profession of faith in Christ early in his life and had recently rededicated his life to God at the Lebanon Family Church.
He is survived by his wife, Deborah Barnett of the home; three sons, Ricky Barnett Jr. and wife Jennifer of Lebanon; Chris Barnett and significant other, Teri Rodgers of Lebanon; John Barnett and significant others Nikki Magnes of Hartville and two daughters, Samantha Vance and husband Beau of Lebanon and  Amanda Barnett and finance’ Mike Boggs, Lebanon; 11 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Services for Richard “Ricky” . Barnett Sr. will be 10 a.m. Wednesday, March 28, 2018 in Holman-Howe Funeral Home with Pastor Kevin Ranfield and the Rev. Son Sing officiating. Burial will be in Lowery Cemetery. Service under the care and direction of Holman-Howe Funeral Home of Lebanon.
Visitation will be 6-6:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 27, 2018 in the funeral home.
Memorial donations to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital may be made through the funeral home.
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