Bobby Joe Barnette

  • Born: August 13, 1943
  • Died: June 8, 2021
  • Location: Inman, South Carolina

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Tribute & Message From The Family

Joe Barnette
Inman, SC

Bobby Joe Barnette, 77, of 220 Edgewater Road, passed away Tuesday, June 8, 2021, at the Regional Hospice Home in Spartanburg, South Carolina. Joe was born in Spartanburg, South Carolina, on August 13, 1943, a son of the late Sidney Leland Barnette and Alice Kate Turner Barnette. He was the husband of June Holcombe Barnette of Inman, South Carolina. Mr. Barnette was a retired electrician from Earnhardt Electric and a member of New Beginnings Methodist Church in Boiling Springs, South Carolina.
In addition to his wife, Mr. Barnette is survived by a step daughter, Alesia Martin, of Campobello, South Carolina; a step son,Tim Camp, of Roebuck, South Carolina and three grandchildren. In addition to his parents, Joe was predeceased by a daughter, Dawn Marie Barnette Jones.
A Memorial Service will be held at 11:00 AM on Saturday, June 12, 2021, at New Beginnings Methodist Church in Boiling Springs, South Carolina conducted by, Rev. Christopher Greene.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, SC Chapter 4124, Clemson Blvd., Suite L, Anderson, SC 29621 or Mobile Meals, 419 East Main Street, Spartanburg, SC 29302.

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Condolence & Memory Journal

Uncle Joe you will be forever loved and missed. All the brothers - you and Leland and my Daddy had such a wonderful sense of humor and were all Christian men. I know you are in heaven with all our family and more than likely playing your guitar.

Posted by Kim Fowler - Chesnee, SC - Family   June 11, 2021

Joe was more than a brother in law....he was like a younger brother. Loved him dearly. He will be missed.

Posted by Ammie Barnette - Columbia, SC - Brother   June 10, 2021

Attended church with Joe and June. He was a very nice man and very helpful around the church. Such a dedicated couple.
Elaine and Steve Steading

Posted by Elaine Steading - Moore, SC - Friend   June 09, 2021

Sending my deepest condolences to you and your family the staff here in the Gardens at Woodland Place will truly miss Joe

Posted by Angela Woodruff Caretaker    June 09, 2021


Please know that you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers at this time wnd in the days ahead.

Posted by Phyllis Shropshier - Spartanburg - Acquaintance   June 08, 2021

Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this time.
Kay and I really enjoyed knowing Joe. He was always positive and upbeat. He was a pleasure to be with.
We know you have many wonderful memories of Joe that will be a comfort during the coming days to you.
Memories are forever. They cannot be taken away.
May God Bless You and your family.
Kay and Ron Gilmer

Posted by Ron Gilmer - Brevard, NC   June 08, 2021

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