Barbara A. Barnett, 69, died on Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019, at the Garden City Retirement Village in Garden City. She was born on March 26, 1950, in Garden City to Galen Otis and Gwendolyn (Shull) Whitson.

Barb was a resident of Healy since 1984 moving from Scott City and was the local Avon lady for 29 years. She was a graduate from Scott Community High School in 1969. On March 15, 1984, she married Billie Barnett Sr. in Dighton.

Barb is survived by her husband, Billie of Healy; step-son, Billie Barnett Jr. of Healy; step-daughter, Elizabeth McDonald of St. Joseph, Mo.; three sisters, Shirley Steffens of Leawood, Kan., Janet Soeken of McPherson and Anita Whitson of Garden City; one brother, Robert "Bob" Whitson of Clay Center, Neb.; and five grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the Healy United Methodist Church in Healy. There will be no calling times. Memorials can be made out to the Healy United Methodist Church or Healy United Methodist Women in care of Price & Sons Funeral Homes.