Bill Barnett, pastor of Union Hill Baptist Church, Oneonta, died Oct. 17.
Barnett’s death was announced in a Facebook post by the church.
A native of Houston, Texas, Barnett was a graduate of Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Fort Worth, Texas, and the University of North Texas in Denton. He served churches in Texas and Alabama and was a high school science teacher before being called to Union Hill in 1994.
Barnett is survived by his wife, Nancy, and three sons: Bradley, David and Michael.