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216. Grover Lee BARNETT42 was born on 26 August 1885 in McDonald County, Missouri.10 He died on 30 May 1966 at the age of 80 in Rocky Comfort, McDonald County, Missouri.10 He was buried in Chitwood Cemetery, Wheaton, Barry County, Missouri.

1910 Census. Richwood Twp, McDonald, MO
Grover L. Barnett, 24, married once for 3 years
Lizzie, 21, wife, 2 children
Ivan Barnett, 2
Infant, son, age 1 month

12 Sep 1918 World War I Draft Registration
Grover Lee Barnett, lived in Rocky Comfort, McDonald Co, MO. He was age33, born 20 Aug 1885. Farmer, Elizabeth Jones of Noel, MO, was his nearest relative. Medium height and build, blue eyes, brown hair

1920 Census. Richwood Twp, McDonald, MO, Hh 172
Grover L. Barnett, 34, Divorced, farmer

1930 Census. Richwood Twp, McDonald, MO, Hh 22
Grover Barnett, age 44, divorced, was age 22 at first marriage, b. MO, parents b. MO

1940 Census. Richwood Twp, McDonald, MO, Hh 139
Highway 44 - lived in same house in 1935
Grover L. Barnett, 54, widowed, b. MO, farmer

Joplin Globe, Thursday 2 Jun 1966; published Joplin, Missouri.
Grover Barnett.
Wheaton, MO. Grover Lee Barnett, 80 years old, died at 9:45 o'clock Tuesday night in a Stella rest home where he had been a patient for one year.
Born August 26, 1885, in McDonald county, he had lived in the area most of his life. He had farmed near Rocky Comfort until his retirement nearly five years ago.
Surviving are three sons, Dr. Floyd Barnett, Paris, Mo., Audie Barnett, Hannibal, and Ivan Barnett, Washington; a daughter Mrs. Fern Leathers of Pittsburg, Calif.; a brother, D. A. Barnett, Springfield; two sisters, Mrs. Rosa Breazelle, Augusta, Kan., and Mrs. Mary Sappington, Hot Springs, Ark; six grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday (DST) at the Pogue chapel with the Rev. Eddie Bowman officiating. Burial will be in the Chitwood cemetery south of Wheaton.

Grover Lee BARNETT and Elizabeth HOUSER were married on 6 September 1907.171 They171 were divorced about 1915. Elizabeth HOUSER was born in 1889 in Missouri.

1900 Census. Richwood Twp, McDonald, MO, Hh 30
Louis F. Houser, b. Feb 1856, 44, married 17 years, b. PA as were his parents, farmer
Cynthia A., wife, b. Sep 1864, 36, 7 children - all living, b. IN, parents b. IN
Edward C., son, b. May 1883, 17, b. IN
Allen G., son, b. Sep 1884, 15, b. IN
Charles E., son, b. Mar 1886, 14, b. MO, as were the rest of the children
Mary E., dau, b. Aug 1888, 11
Aaron, son, b. Jun 1891, age 8
Elma I., dau, b. Mar 1893, 7
Authur L., son, b. Jan 1896, age 4

1920 Census. Richwood Twp, McDonald, MO, Hh 75
Lizzie H. Barnett, 31, Divorced, b. MO, father b. PA, mother b. IN, Truck farm
Ivan C., son, 11. Floyd A., son, 9. Audie G., son, 8. Cynthia F., dau, age 6.