Peggy Jean Barnett, affectionately known as “Banny,” was born to the union of John Fayson and Lucille Peterson on April 19, 1941, in Columbus, Ohio. She was the youngest of six children. Peggy transitioned from this earthly life at the age of 80 on Thursday, May 27, 2021.
Peggy married Justus Barnett and they were married for 60 years. This union was blessed by eight children: Kenneth, Esther, Lester, Calvin, Jeffrey, Terry, Lawrence, and Frank.
Peggy is preceded in death by her parents John Fayson and Lucille (Herman) Dallas; husband Justus Barnett; son Calvin Barnett; brother Chester Fayson, sisters: Mary Edwards, Ruth Cumbia, and Sara Jones; sister-in-law Delores Fayson; and grandson Brandon Barnett.
Peggy leaves to cherish her memory children: Kenneth (Diana) Barnett, Esther Bythewood, Lester (Alana) Barnett, Jeffrey (Marie) Barnett, Terry (Malcom)Taylor, Lawrence Barnett, and Frank (Dee) Barnett; 32 grandchildren; 49 great-grandchildren; 4 great-great-grandchildren; 2 special godchildren: Tania Washington and Mynicah Hansard; brother, Charles Fason; brother-in-law James (Margaret) Barnett; daughters-in-law and caregivers: Diana Smoot and Charlotte Barnett, and a host of other special nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbors and friends.
Memorial service will be held on Thursday, June 2, 2021, at 6 pm at Smoot Funeral Home
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