December 16, 2012
BLUFFTON — Mr. and Mrs. Robert Barnett, of Bluffton, will celebrate 70 years of marriage Dec. 24, 2012. A family celebration is planned.
Barnett and the former Mary Marshall were married Dec. 24, 1942, in San Antonio, TX, where Barnett was stationed with the Army Air Corps.
They are the parents of three children, David (Marilyn) Barnett, of Albany, NY, Jayne (Dick) McGarrity, of Bluffton and Jim (Nancy) Barnett, of Syracuse, NY. They have nine grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Barnett is retired from Ford Motor Company. His wife is retired from teaching music at Bath Elementary.