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Sarah Maxfield Barney age 58 died unexpectedly of natural causes on Nov 30, 2018, in Vernal, Utah. She was born on July 1, 1960 in Rock Spring, Wyoming to John Alden & Marjorie Lee Bluemel Maxfield. She lived most of her life in the Uintah Basin. Sarah met and married Anthon (Tony) Nelson and to this union a son Brandon Nelson was born. They later divorced. She then met the love of her life Clint A Barney and they were married on February 10, 1989 to this union sons Lance Clint Barney, Alex Dillon Barney and a daughter Sierrah Barney were born. Their marriage was later solemnized in the Vernal Utah LDS Temple on July 7, 2007. Sarah went to Beauty College to become a beautician. She worked as a beautician for many years and loved all the ladies that she met and worked with. She gave everyone the benefit of doubt and loved everyone. She was also an advocate for suicide prevention. She also liked to crochet.
Sarah is a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. She has been in various callings in the Church, in her present calling she was a Gospel Doctrine teacher. She had a testimony of the gospel of Jesus Christ and loved her Savior with all her heart.
The most important thing in Sarah’s life was being a Wife, Mom, Grandma, Daughter, Sister, and Aunt. She loved her family with everything that she had in her. She loved being with her family as much as possible.
Sarah is survived by her husband Clint A Barney; children; Brandon Nelson, Alex Dillion Barney, Sierrah Barney; grandchildren BrayLynn Nelson, BrinLee Nelson, and Brantley Nelson; her sisters and brothers Ava (Bob) Cole, Lucy (John) Bartlett, Melissa (David) Coulter, Ted (Linda) Maxfield and Zade Maxfield, (Diana Millecam Hamblin). Her parent’s in- law Alex L and Nellie Barney and Brother and Sisters-in-laws. Many nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles.
Sarah was preceded in death by her Parents, her son Lance Clint Barney, Daughter-in-law Brianna Meier Nelson, Brother Blair Maxfield, Brother-in-law Robyn W Barney, sisters-in-law Lynn Walton Maxfield, Cindy Rae Barney and June Barney.
Funeral Services will be on Wednesday, December 5, 2018 at 11:00AM at the Uintah Ward Chapel 3990 South 1500 East. A viewing for family and friends will be held Tuesday evening from 6-8PM at the Phillips Ashlely Valley Funeral Home and Wednesday 9:45-10:45AM at the church. Interment will be in the Leota, Cemetery
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