Barbara L. Burnett, age 54, of Mt. Vernon, passed away at 10:58 a.m. Wednesday, July 9, 2014, at Good Samaritan Regional Health Center in Mt. Vernon.
Barbara was born March 5, 1960, in Mt. Vernon, a daughter of Robert and Marietta (Cole) Dopp. Mrs. Burnett attended the Antioch International Assembly in Mt. Vernon. Barbara was an associate at K-Mart in Mt. Vernon and also a carrier for the Register-News at Rose Lane.
Barbara is survived by her mother, Marietta Dopp of Mt. Vernon; father, Robert Dopp of Mt. Vernon; son, Robert Burnett and fiance Hallie Vickers of Mt. Vernon; brother, David Dopp and wife Rebecca of Valparaiso, Ind.; brother, David Dopp and wife Rebecca of Valparaiso, Ind.; sister, Deborah Suits of Ottawa; uncle, Gordon Cole and wife Judy of Manistee, Mich.; two special friends, Dennis Donahue and Sheryl Boyd; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her paternal and maternal grandparents; uncle, Vernon Cole; and aunt, Sylvia Paulette. Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Monday at the Antioch International Assembly, 228 S. Ninth St., Mt. Vernon, with Apostle Timothy Brinson officiating. Burial will follow at Williams Chapel Cemetery in Ewing. Visitation will be Sunday from 5 to 8 p.m. at Newell Funeral Home, 2707 North St., Mt. Vernon.
For those who wish, memorials may be made in memory of Barbara Burnett to Newell Funeral Home to help offset expenses. For more information, you may call Newell Funeral Home at 246-0100 or visit www.newellfuneralhome.com.