James Michael Barnett

November 18, 1949 - March 7, 2022

11/18/1949 - 03/07/2022

James Michael Barnett, 72, of Martins Ferry, OH, passed away at his residence on March 7, 2022.

James was born on November 18, 1949 in Augusta, GA the son of the late Robert Ashley Barnett Sr. and Edith Langford Barnett.

He was an Army veteran and a retired Construction Worker.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by one brother, Robert Ashley Barnett Jr. Survivors include, three daughters; Dawn Michelle Dixon, Jessica Barnett (Vince), and Ashly (Tanner) Defibaugh, seven grandchildren; Shawn M. Barnett, Breyona A. Hall, Bryson A. Hall, Treyton J. Mcpherson, Michael Z. Defibaugh, Brantley J. Defibaugh, Addelyn E. Defibaugh, one sister; Karen Barnett Stephens, ex-wife and friend, Tina M. Barnett, and several great grandchildren.

A celebration of James’s life will be held at the Tiger Pub in Shadyside, OH at a later date.

Arrangements are entrusted to Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes and Crematory 441 37th St., Bellaire, OH, 43906.

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tim ciardelli
6 months ago

Ashley and Family, You have my condolences. Jim was a good man, he and I had allot of laughs over the years. Our conversation always had the grandchildren (he sure loved them) and your family in them. I’ll keep him my prayers.