Susan K. Barnett died May 7, 2022 at the age of 70 at her home near Weleetka. Susan was born Sept. 20, 1951 in Woodward to Carcel and Dorothy (Coleman) Barnett.
Susan graduated from Enid High School in 1969. She went on to Bacone College in Muskogee where she studied Art. Later she went back to collage and completed her Doctorate in Theology. Following Bacone, Susan entered the United States Marine Corps as a Graphics Illustrator, attaining the rank of Staff Sergeant. While in the Marine Corps, She was formally trained in Goju Ryu Karate and was active in multiple coed sports. She was honorably discharged in 1981.
Susan was preceded in death by her father, Carcel R. Barnett. Susan is survived by her loving mother, Dorothy Burden and sister, Beth Barnett, both of Weleetka; and one brother, Ron Barnett and his wife, Kim Stratford.
She is survived and honored by her son, Daniel Parker and her three grandchildren, Presley, Dawson and Findley Parker; Daniel’s fiancée Dani; two sons, Easton and Gunner; as well as three uncles, five nephews, three nieces, and other relatives.
An open visitation will be held Friday, May 13, 2022 from 9 to 8 p.m. and 9 a.m. noon Saturday, May 14 at the Williamson-Spradlin Funeral Home in Weleetka at 616 S. Seminole St.
A funeral service will be held Saturday, May 14, 2022 at 2 p.m. at the First Baptist Church 702 Creek Ave., Weleetka. Interment will follow at Hillcrest Cemetery in Weleetka.