Clyde M. Barnwell


Clyde Monroe Barnwell, 91, of Crossville, passed away Dec. 18, 2018. He was born Jan. 16, 1927, in Crossville, the son of Bert and Nellie Tollett Barnwell. He was retired as a heavy equipment operator and was also a member of Pine Grove Church of God of Prophecy.
He is survived by his son, Lester Barnwell and his wife Sherry of Crossville; daughters, Thresea Garrison and her husband Jerry (Tommy) of Crossville and Tammie Becker and her husband John (Jack), also of Crossville; brother, Sammy Ray Barnwell and his wife Pat of Crab Orchard; sisters, Doris Clark of Harriman, Stacy Wilbanks of Crossville and Paulette Kincannon and her husband Willard of Harriman; grandchildren, Shauna Lee Wilson, Kelly Brook Brooks, Tonia Jo Caruthers, Jamie Jo French, Ashley Michelle Lund, John David (J.D.) Becker, Tiffany Petrella and Jason Bow; and many great-grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Samietine Barnwell; and sisters, Cleo Love and Kate Lou Nell Howard.
Funeral services were held Thursday, Dec. 20, at 7 p.m. at Pine Grove Church of God of Prophecy. The family received friends on Thursday from 5-7 p.m., two hours prior to the service at the church. Graveside committal will be held Saturday, Dec. 22, at 10 a.m. at Green Acres Memory Gardens.
Hood Funeral Home and Crematory, LLC ( was in charge of the arrangements.
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Published on December 19, 2018
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