Margaret Lou Barnette, age 75 known as “Lou Lou” to many moved to her heavenly home on November 12, 2020 at Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge. She was born October 16, 1945. She is now walking on streets of heaven.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Russell Barnett; parents, Barlow, and Selma Morgan Carmack; brothers, Alvin C. Carmack and Barlow Carmack Jr.; niece, Galye Carmack Hare.
She is survived by her only sister, Iva June Scott of Lancing; special nephew, Lewis Austin; special great niece, Beth (Darren) Whaley; great nephew, Eric Austin, Wesley Austin and Dalton Austin; great great nephew, Landon Austin. She is also survived by her nephew, Ross Carmack and wife, Suzi; niece, Regina Carmack and husband, Albert “Peanut”; great niece, Amber Carmack; great nephew, Jimmy "Boo" Hare Jr.; great great nieces, Aulbren Bisser and Johannah Whaley; great great nephews, DJ, Jericho, Reece Whaley, and Grayson Bisser.
Lou Lou worked for Morgan County Headstart for a little over 25 years as the Health Nutrition Coordinator. She had a love for cooking, baking, working crosswords, word searches and coloring. Lou Lou was a wonderful, sweet lady who loved and helped everyone. She was strong and tough as nails. Lou Lou loved her family, and they will love and miss her dearly.
Lewis, Beth, Eric and Landon were very special to her. She loved her family, and they will love and miss her dearly. She had a few very special friends who she loved, and they loved her. Mary and Roger Nelson of Lancing, Portia Davis of Deer Lodge, Betty Wright of Oakdale and CeeJay Byrd of Lancing, Tn. and Amanda Snowden of Lancing.
The family is respecting her wishes and not having a receiving of friends or funeral. A small graveside service will be held at Forrestner Cemetery Saturday, November 21, 2020 at 2:00 p.m.
Schubert Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Margaret Lou Barnette.