Mr. Rick Barnett age 55, of Mt.Vernon passed away Tuesday February 4, 2013 at the Rockcastle Hospital as the result of an auto accident. He was born on April 10, 1957 in Berea, KY the son of Mrs. Minnie Lee Parrett Barnett of Mt.Vernon, and the late Clyde Barnett.
He was a retired school teacher, a former Rockcastle County Rocket assistant football coach, enjoyed dog training, body building, was a Cumberland College Graduate, and was a member of the Maple Grove Baptist Church.
Survivors are besides his mother; two sisters; Mrs. Ruby Mahan of Leesburg, FL, and Mrs. Charlotte Miracle of Mt.Vernon. A host of nieces & nephews also survive.
Visitation will be from 6 to 9 PM Thursday February 7, 2013 at Cox Funeral Home Mt Vernon. Funeral Service will be 2 PM Friday February 8, 2013 at the Northside Baptist Church in Mt Vernon. Interment will follow in the Cresthaven Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Tony Saylor, P.J. Rowe, Lynn Miracle, Nick Miracle, Dale Whitaker, and Richie Bray. Honorary Pallbearer is Paul Blevins.