Marilyn M. Barnett joined her husband, Leo Barnett, and her daughter, Lisa Barnett, in heaven on Feb. 12, 2020.
Marilyn M. Barnett joined her husband, Leo Barnett, and her daughter, Lisa Barnett, in heaven on Feb. 12, 2020. She was able to be at home in Lansing surrounded by her love ones.
Marilyn was born Nov. 22, 1937, the daughter of Stephen Douglas and Mary Irene (Puckett) Walker. Their family moved to Lansing where her dad found work. Marilyn was a long time employee at Hallmark Cards.
Marilyn is preceded in death by her parents; daughter, Lisa Barnett; brothers, Stephen Douglas Walker (Sue), San Antonio, Texas and Elmer Walker, Leavenworth, Kansas Dana, Bull Shoals, Arkansas; sister, Twyla Sue Lauber (Joseph Jr.), Leavenworth, Kansas; and brother-in-law, Thomas Powell, Lansing, Kansas. She also joins her beloved pets, Barney and Shady.
Marilyn is survived by her daughter, Denise Renee Barnett (Scotty Wilson), Tecumseh, Kansas; sister, Donna Jean Powell, Lansing, Kansas; brother, Lynn Walker, Bull Shoals, Arkansas; grandchildren, Victoria Torie Barnett, Topeka, Kansas, William Wilson (Whitney), Tecumseh, Kansas, Kylie Renee and Bill Barnett-Wilson, Tecumseh, Kansas, Levi Barnett, Leavenworth, Kansas, and Lucy Collings-Barnett (Blythe), Falls Church, Virginia; great-grandchildren, Cooper, Zettalee and Emmabelle Wilson, Tecumseh, Kansas, and Leo Barnett, Fort Bragg, North Carolina; sister-in-law, Lynn Walker, Bull Shoals, Arkansas; many nieces, nephews, friends and family members; and her great friend, Patty Dyson, that helped her through difficult times in her life.
Mom will truly be missed. Love you mom and I will see you again. She requested no services but there will be a graveside prayer on Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2020 at 10 a.m., at Sunset Memory Gardens, 16731 Springdale Rd.
Condolences may be left at www.charterfunerals.com
Arrangements: Charter Funerals (913) 682-5400.