|Birth: ||Mar. 11, 1907|
|Death: ||Aug. 18, 2002|
Faye Brooks Barrett
Funeral for Faye Brooks Barrett, 95, of Decatur will be Tuesday at 3 p.m. at Ridout's Brown Service Funeral HOme with Ralph Stout officiating.
Burial will be in Decatur City Cemetery. The family will receive friends Tuesday from 1:30 to 3 p.m. at the funeral home.
Mrs. Barrett died Sunday, August 18, 2002, at Decatur General Hospital. She was born March 11, 1907, in Hood County, Texas. She was a graduate of Texas State University and met her late husband, Maurice E. Barrett in Fort Stockton, Texas. She and her family moved to Decatur while her husband served in World War II. She was the mother of the late Yvonne Barrett Ford. She enjoyed gardening, cooking, sewing, bridge, horseback riding, teaching, and etiquette and was a member of Decatur Garden Club and the Decatur General Hospital Auxiliary.
She always purchased season tickets to Decatur High School football, which she became interested in while her daughter played saxaphone in the school band.
Survivors include two granddaughters, Carrie Ford of Birmingham and Amy Phillips of Memphis.
Memorials may be made to Grant Street Church of Christ.
DECATUR DAILY - August 18, 2002
Maurice E Barrett (1903 - 1988)*
Yvonne Barrett Ford (1934 - 1997)*
Decatur City Cemetery
Plot: Brown Addition/Hilltop Circle-Block A-10
Created by: FHTerry
Record added: May 16, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 69937392