Larry Rourke Barrett - Caraway

Thursday, December 9, 2004

"Larry" Rourke Barrett, 81, of Caraway died Sunday, Nov. 28, 2004, at her residence. Born in Owosso, Mich., she had lived in Blytheville for most of her life, was a retired secretary for Columbia Ribbon and Carbon Co. and a member of First United Methodist Church of Caraway.

Survivors include a son, Richard E. "Rick" Barrett of Caraway; a sister, Donna Turner of Durand, Mich.; four grandchildren, Weston Scrape III, Terrence Lee Scrape, Ashley Jean Jackson and Richard Gann Barrett; two step-grandchildren, Chris Lomas Johnson and Jeremy Johnson, and six great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, William E. "Bill" Barrett; a daughter, Colleen Barrett Scrape; and her parents.

A graveside service was held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday in Elmwood Cemetery at Blytheville. Burial was under the direction of Cobb Funeral Home.