John  Barnett


John B. (Jack) Barnett, Professor Emeritus at Pittsburg State University in Pittsburg, KS passed away April 29, 2019 in Joplin, MO. He was the son of J.B. and Tera Baughman Barnett of Gainsville. He graduated from Gainesville High School in 1951 and spent his career as a teacher and educator. He is survived by his wife, two sons, two step daughters, 12 grandchildren, and nine great grandchildren. A Memorial Service will be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, (May 11) at the First United Methodist Church of Pittsburg, KS. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to the Stained-Glass Fund at the First United Methodist Church and/or Pittsburg State University Athletics. These may be left at or mailed to the Brenner Mortuary, 114 E. 4th St, Pittsburg, KS 66762. Friends may leave condolences online at
Published on May 3, 2019
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