Mrs. Bertie Barrett, age 96, of Trion, GA died Friday, December 3, 2010 at Floyd Medical Center. Mrs. Barrett was born Sept.7, 1914 in Blue Ridge, GA, the daughter of the late Will Davenport and Sarah Elizabeth Davenport. She was a homemaker and a member of New Bethel Baptist Church.
Mrs. Barrett was preceded in death by her husband, Rev. Tom Barrett, grandson, Kelly Eugene Colbert, great-grandsons, Daniel Keith, Jeremiah Robinson, Jackson Thomas. Survivors include sons, William "Gene" Barrett, Thomas "Johnny" Barrett, Calvin "Randy" Barrett, daughters, Wanda Sue Hames, Patricia Mae Keith, Sara Irene Belcher, brother, Calvin Davenport, 18 grandchildren, 32 great-grandchildren and 9 great-great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be will be at 2: 00 p.m. Sunday Dec. 5, 2010 from the Mason Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Jamie Colbert and Rev. Robert Patterson officiating. Interment will be in the Ridgeway Cemetery. Active pallbearers, Ryan Choate, Tony Barrett, Timmy Barrett, Bryan Keith, Willis Hames, Tommy Hames, Kelly Keith, Steven Stone, Matthew Mann. Honorary Pallbearers will be all friends and neighbors. Mrs. Barrett will be in state at Mason Funeral Home and the family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Saturday Dec. 4, 2010.