Samantha Josephine Barnaby

Samantha Josephine Barnaby


remembrance-providerNovember 14, 2013

Date of Service: November 23, 2013

Interment Location: Garden of Gethsemane


Samantha Josephine Barnaby, of Chester, Virginia, age twenty-nine lost her earthly life on November 14, 2013, tragically in an automobile accident while visiting Butte, Montana. Samantha’s parents are Cathy and Stephen Joseph Barnaby, of Elizabethton, Tennessee. In addition to her parents, Samantha is survived by her brothers, William Charles Barnaby and his wife, Lisa, of California, and Randy Joshua Barnaby and his wife, Melissa, of Texas; her sister, Kimberly Ann Barnaby, of California; and her brother, Stephen Joseph Barnaby II and his wife, Erica De La Garza, of Texas. Samantha was also survived by many beloved nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles. Samantha is beloved by her community in Virginia and her many friends. Samantha has left her family early, and will always be a part of their lives. Samantha always believed, “One should accept the things that one cannot change and change the things they can,” a prayer carried by her Grandfather in his pocket for years and then adorned the front door of her childhood home. Samantha will be missed, but her spirit lives on. A funeral Mass for Samantha Josephine Barnaby will be conducted at 11:00 AM on Saturday, November 23, 2013, at Saint Elizabeth Catholic Church, 510 W. C Street, Elizabethton, Tennessee, with Father Dennis Kress, officiating. Inurnment will follow at Happy Valley Memorial Park. A visitation service for Samantha will be conducted from 6:00 PM-8:00 PM on Friday, November 22, 2013, in the Chapel of Peace at Tetrick Funeral Home, Elizabethton, with a prayer service to follow. Friends may also call at the residence of her parents, 2522 Bob Little Road, Elizabethton, Tennessee, at anytime. Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting and signing the guest book. Tetrick Funeral Home, Elizabethton, is serving the Barnaby family. Office 423-542-2232, Obituary line 543-4917. –


Happy Valley Memorial Park