Barnett, Chester “Chet”, 70, of Palmetto, FL passed away on Wednesday, August 7, 2019. Born and raised in Jackson, KY. Chet spent 20 years in the Airforce, retired as a Master Sergeant and then went on to work for the VA for another 20 years. He is preceded in death by his father, Herman “Shorty” Barnett; daughter, Christina Barnett; brother-in-law, Eugene Moore; brother-in-law, Gary Shouse; sister-in-law, Kathy Barnett and mother-in-law, Mary Erbe. He is survived by his loving wife of 30 years, Carol Sue Erbe Barnett of Palmetto, FL; mother, Thelma Barnett of Jackson, KY; son, Ronnie Barnett of St. Petersburg, FL; three sisters, Linda Moore of Ellenton, FL, Brenda Shouse of Jackson, KY and Angie Barnett of Lexington, KY; brother, Bobby Barnett of Jackson, KY and many other family and friends. A memorial service will be determined at a later date.