Services for Arthur Lee "Leechi" Barnett of Neches, Texas will be at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, August 26, 2017 at Smith Chapel Church of God in Christ with the Reverend Warren Clark (Eulogist) and the Reverend Dennis Smith officiating.
Burial will follow in Pinery Cemetery under the direction of McCoy Funeral Home.
Viewing will be Friday from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. at McCoy Funeral Home Chapel.
Leechi passed away peacefully at Michael E. DeBakey Medical Center in Houston on August 19, 2017.
He was born August 26, 1953 in Neches to Eldridge and Ophelia Jones Barnett. He was a member of Greater Brown Spring Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Eldridge Jr and Vernon.
He is survivied by four sisters, Loyce Farris and Marilyn Barnett of Palestine, Jackie Barnett and Patricia Sherfield of Dallas; four brothers, Albert Barnett of Lathrop, California, Clifton Barnett, Randy Barnett and Ralph Barnett of Dallas; two aunts, Velma Cornwell of Oakland, California and Rosie House of Houston; and a host of beloved nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Published on August 23, 2017