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Amber Karen Barrett
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Funeral services for Amber Karen Barrett, 48, of Conyers and formerly of Habersham County, will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 31, at New Vision Worship Center with the Rev. Johnny Barrett and Rev. Mickey Umbehant officiating. Burial will follow in Yonah Memorial Gardens.

Ms. Barrett died Tuesday, March 27, 2012.

Born Aug. 27, 1963, in Habersham County, she was a daughter of Johnnie Bell Phillips and James Charlie Barrett. She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Grady and Mattie Barrett; grandmother, Ruth Bell; stepgrandmother, Lillie Bell; and brother, Ricky Barrett.

She was currently employed as a Certified Nurses’ Assistant. She was of the Christian faith and attended New Vision Worship Center. Amber was a devoted caregiver and a loving mother, daughter, granddaughter, sister, grandmother and friend. She was the comedian of her family and always lived life to the fullest with a smile. She also loved music and singing.

Survivors include her son, Chazman Barrett of Conyers; daughters, Angelica Barrett and Alisha Hancock, both of Conyers; grandchildren, Tatiana Cowen and Brooklyn Nicole Barrett; mother, Johnnie Bell Phillips of Mt. Airy; father and stepmother, James C. and Barbara Barrett of Cornelia; grandfather, Bob Bell of Mt. Airy; brothers, Michael Barrett of Spokane, Wash., Aaron Barner of Cornelia, Anthony Barrett of Easton, Pa., Grady Barrett of Cornelia, James A. Barrett of Mt. Airy and T.J. Barrett of Cornelia; sisters, Vickie Farivar of Cornelia, Janice Barrett of Conyers and Sabrina Barrett of Cornelia.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 3-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. today, March 30.

An online guest register is available and may be viewed at

McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home of Cornelia is in charge of arrangements.

The Northeast Georgian

March 30, 2012