Mr. Barrett died Thursday, May 8, 2014.
Born July 26, 1939, in Habersham County, he was the son of the late Travis Joe and Veatrice Smith Barrett. He was also preceded in death by brothers, Billy Barrett and Bobby Barrett.
Mr. Barrett was a member of Crossroads Baptist Church. He was a Mason, Shriner, Scottish Rite and York Rite. Mr. Barrett was the former mayor for the city of Baldwin and former Habersham County commissioner. He loved camping.
Survivors include his loving wife of 53 years, Rosie Cragg Barrett of Alto; son, Travis Stacey Barrett of Alto; sister and brother-in-law, Gwen and Edwin Williams of Alto.
Memorials may be made to Halcyon Hospice, 1435 Haw Creek Circle East, Suite 402, Cumming, GA 30041.
Those wishing to express online condolences to the Barrett family may do so by visiting whitfieldfuneralhomes.com.
Arrangements were in the care of Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin.
The Northeast Georgian
Wednesday, May 14, 2014