James T. â€śButchâ€ť Barnett Jr., 58, of Indiana, died at 12 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2012, at his sisterâ€™s residence in Wapakoneta.
He was born Aug. 6, 1954, in Muncie, Ind., the son of Betty L. (Stanley) and James Barnett Sr. His father preceded him in death and his mother survives.
Also surviving are two sisters, Shirley (Thomas) Prater, of Wapakoneta, and Sue Hamilton, of Alexandria, Ind.; a brother, Keith (Angel) Barnett, of Elwood, Ind.; a step-grandmother, Esta-May Stanley; and several nieces and nephews.
He was an avid horse lover.
Services are at 2 p.m. Friday Matthews Cemetery in Matthews, Ind., with the Revs. Pastors Dan Holbrook and Nate Warren officiating. Military rites will be performed by Grant County Honor Guard.
Services are being handled by Schlosser Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Wapakoneta.