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Dennis Lee Barnard III, age 47, of the Pyatte Community, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, July 25th, 2018. He was a son of Donald and Angela Malloy of Newland. He was preceded in death by an infant son, Dennis Lee Barnard IV. Dennis loved his family at the Church of Jesus Christ Newland, loved to build and was a very hard worker. Above all Dennis was a wonderful husband and father.
Surviving is his loving wife of 26 years, Heather Carpenter Barnard; children: Justin Michael South of Boone, Dustin Barnard and girlfriend, Cheyenne Morris, of Pyatte, Kayla Barnard and boyfriend, Matt Goodman, of Johnson City, TN, Charity Barnard and Coleman Barnard, both of the home. Dennis' sisters and brothers: Dorothy, John, Jack and Diane and their families. Several other extended family members also survive.
Funeral Services will be held at 4 p.m. on Sunday at the Church of Jesus Christ Newland with Brother Dave Atkins officiating. The family will receive friends from 2 until 4 p.m. prior to the services. Burial will be private in the Big Meadows Baptist Church Cemetery. Pallbearers will be his friends and co-workers at Thomas J. McNamara Homes, Inc.: Tom McNamara, Mike Wilson, Jason "Byrd" Trivette, Dave Wineberger, Adam Trivette and Hank Wright.