Patricia Barnett

    Mrs. Patricia Ann Kilpatrick Barnett, 66, of Murphy, passed away Sunday, Jan. 17,2016, in Murphy.
    Mrs. Barnett was born June 3, 1949, in Murphy, to Arnold and Lenore Gregory Kilpatrick.
    She was a lifelong resident of Cherokee County and was a member of Peachtree Memorial Baptist Church.
    Mrs. Barnett enjoyed quilting and was an animal lover.
    She worked at District Memorial Hospital in Andrews for 20 years, at Mountain Home Health in Hayesville  for 25 years, and was doing private health care at the time of her death.
    Survivors include her husband, Gary Barnett; daughter, Kandace Barnett; sisters, Jo Stiles and Ann Stiles, all of Murphy.
    Funeral services were held at 4 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 24, in the chapel of Cochran Funeral Home, Murphy, with the Rev. Ronnie Crisp officiating. Music was provided by Montrece Hardin. Interment was in Maggie’s Chapel Baptist Church Cemetery.
    The family received friends from 3-4 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 24, at Cochran Funeral Home of Murphy.
    In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Maggie’s Chapel Cemetery Fund, and mail to Brenda Wilson, Wilson Road, Brasstown, NC 28902.
    Arrangements were entrusted to Cochran Funeral Home of Murphy.
    You may send condolences to the family and sign the guest register at

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