Larry Barnett

Married Number of Children 3  Grand Children  8 Great Grand Children 

Occupation/Career Description

Independent insurance adjuster

Military Service (Branch/Date/Locations/The Good/The Bad)

Army, 1968-1970, Vietnam, Americal division 3/11


Hunting, fishing, traveling

Most significant thing in my life between 1965 and 1970

Military service

Best job I ever had (or place of residence) and why

Insurance adjuster, traveling to different parts of the country and seeing interesting places. dealing with different people every day.

Worst job I ever had (or place of residence) and what I learned from it

Staying with an oil refinery, inside a fence for 24 years. There's a lot of country to see before you die.

Ready to retire Ė or more dragons to slay
(What will you do with your time in the next 10 years)

I plan on continuing with my profession if my health stays good.

Best book(s) Iíve read since 1965

Salty Piece of Land by Jimmy Buffett

Favorite movie(s) Iíve watched since 1965

Too many to name

My most enjoyable trip/vacation

My job is a trip and enjoyable vacation to different places, heck, I've been in Southern California for a year and a half and I'm getting paid for it.

Most rewarding thing about the last 40 years

My wife, my three kids, my 8 grandchildren and my current occupation

Three things I did that I never dreamed of doing in 1965

Served in the Army, divorced my first wife, found my current wife.

Three things I havenít done but would like to (or will) do

Travel to Europe
See every state in the US and spend a little time in each one.
See my grandkids graduate from college, if I am blessed to live that long.

Personality trait or quality I like most about myself

My ability to deal with people

Most important lesson I learned from my spouse/best friend

My wife taught me to go after the things I want in life and now she's going with me.