|Birth: ||Mar. 18, 1891|
|Death: ||Feb. 28, 1922|
Alpha Silvers Barrett was born at Delphos, Iowa, March 18, 1891, to John Thomas and Margaret Ann "Maggie" Silvers Barrett, and passed into the larger life at his home in Kellerton, Iowa, aged thirty years, eleven months and ten days [February 28, 1922].
He leaves to mourn his absence his widowed mother, Mrs. Maggie Barrett, of Kellerton; two brothers, Charles Lloyd of Kellerton; Rowe Dean of St. Paul; two half brothers, William Lee of Cape Girardeau, Mo.; Jesse Cross of Popular Bluffs, Mo. Three brothers, Ora Lafayette, George Emmet, Floyd, one half brother James S (at birth) and the father have preceded him to the great beyond.
Alpha has lived most of his life in Kellerton, having graduated from the public schools in 1911. He attended business college at Chillicothe, Mo., in 1912.
He united with the Christian church at Kellerton during the ministry of Lawrence Wright, in 1908.
Although he has been a sufferer for twenty years he has always been of a happy and sunny disposition. No one ever heard him complain nor did he solicit sympathy for himself.
Funeral services were conducted at the Church of Christ by E. E. Lister and interment in the Maple Row Cemetery, Located at Kellerton, Appanoose, Iowa
Card of Thanks.
We desire to thus express our heart-felt appreciation to our many friends for their many acts of kindness and sympathy during our recent bereavment.
Mrs. Maggie Barrett and Family
John Thomas Barrett (1842 - 1900)
Margaret Ann Silvers Gustin (1857 - 1931)
Floyd Barrett (____ - 1885)*
William Barrett (1870 - 1923)**
Jesse Cross Barrett (1872 - 1943)**
George Emmett Barrett (1877 - 1897)*
Ora Lafayette Barrett (1880 - 1911)*
Charles Lloyd Barrett (1882 - 1925)*
Rowe Dean Barrett (1889 - 1925)*
Alpha Silvers Barrett (1891 - 1922)
Note: His brother Rowe died in his home 5 days after returning from Alpa's Funeral
Maple Row Cemetery
Maintained by: Cyndi-NE & MO
Originally Created by: Tracy Powell
Record added: Nov 25, 2006
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