October 12, 1950 ~ March 19, 2020
Born in: Hartford, KY
Resided in: Utica, KY
Coy Barnett, 69, of Ohio County passed away Thursday, March 19, 2020 at his home under the care of Hospice of Ohio County. He was born in Ohio County on October 12, 1950 to the late Samuel J. and Mae Belle Allen Barnett. Coy was a partner of Barnett and Smith Well Service for 40 years. Coy was a member of Mt. Carmel Baptist Church and served as a board member. He was a former member of Barnetts Creek Baptist; Deacon, Sunday School Teacher, Board Member. Coy loved Jesus and spreading the gospel through his testimony; you could always find him passing out his FBI hats (Firm Believer in Jesus); he enjoyed pulling oil wells and most of all spending time with his family and friends.
Along with his parents he is also preceded in death by his brothers Pete Barnett, Albert Clay Barnett; his sisters Susie Allen, Barbara Jean Heflin, Dorothy Ralph.
Coy is survived by his wife of 50 years Donna Campbell Barnett; his children Amy (Chris) Lindsey and Cindy (Randy) Crowe; his grandchildren Samuel, Jacob, Mycah, Ty, Trace, Taylor; his brothers Bobby Barnett, Wayne (Helen) Barnett, and his twin brother Roy (Shirley) Barnett; his sisters Faye Kessinger, Ernestine (Jim) Adams, and Connie (Floyd) Cockrell; along with numerous nieces and nephews.
Private graveside services will be Wednesday, March 25, 2020 at Mt. Carmel Cemetery. A live stream will be available for friends and family on Miller Schapmire’s Facebook page.
The family would like to express a special thank you to Dr. Jewraj Maheshwari, Owensboro Cancer Center; Manisha H. Shah, oncology at OSU Columbus, and a special thank you to Hospice of Ohio County.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to Mt. Carmel Baptist Church Building Fund; 88 Mt Carmel Church Rd, Utica, KY 42376.
Miller Schapmire Funeral Home is both honored and privileged to be entrusted with the care of Mr. Barnett Share your messages of condolence with the family of Coy Barnett and sign his virtual guest book by going to www.millerschapmire.com