Dorothy Barnett, of Savannah, was born in Friendship, Tennessee, on Feb. 25, 1933, the daughter of the late Joseph Prentis and Eula Mae Henley. On Aug. 19, 1952, she was united in marriage to Clenton Sims Barnett, who preceded her in death on Sept. 6, 2010.
Mrs. Barnett worked as a custodian for Aqua Glass, and had also worked for the Brown Shoe Company. She was a member of Southside Baptist Church. She liked to clean, was a perfectionist, and enjoyed riding around. She also enjoyed going camping, especially when she would take groups of kids from church.
She departed this life on Thursday, Nov. 24, in Lexington, South Carolina, at the age of 83 years, 8 months and 30 days.
She is survived by her daughter Kay Gravino of Lexington, South Carolina; two grandchildren, Zane Gravino and Lindsey Justine Gravino; two great-grandchildren, Zander Gravino and Jaxon Gravino.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by a sister, Mary Lee Huckabee; and a brother, Thomas Henley.
Services were held on Saturday, Dec. 3, at 1 p.m., at Shackelford Chapel in Savannah with Benny Taylor officiating. Burial was in Mt. Hebron Cemetery at Wayne County.