(WADLEY) The funeral for James Edward Barrett Jr., 65, of Wadley will be Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, at 2 p.m. at Quattlebaum Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Mike Brewer and the Rev. Keith Benefield officiating. Burial will follow at Rock Springs Christian Church Cemetery, Roanoke.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home from noon-2 p.m. on Sunday before services begin.
Mr. Barrett died Thursday, Sept. 12, at University Hospital in Birmingham.
A Randolph County native, Mr. Barrett was born April 12, 1954, the son of James Edward Barrett Sr. and Mary Thelma Burke Barrett. He attended Rock Springs Christian Church and worked as a welder for M&M Construction, Piedmont Mechanical and Midsouth.
Survivors include his five daughters, Rachel Voncille Brown (Kevin) of LaGrange, Ga., Sharon Barrett of Ranburne, Karen Amanda McDaniel (Timothy) of Greenville, Ga., Laura Ann Jennings (Trevor) of Franklin, Ga., and Erin Marie Barrett of Roanoke; son, Noah Powers of Wedowee; eight grandchildren, Alex Brown, Kaycee Marie Gurley, Becca Sage Holloway, Dalton Jennings, Austin McDaniel, Kaden McDaniel, Logan Edward Barrett and Alliya Camden Hendricks; two great-grandchildren, Kennedy and Jordan Denham; two sisters, Voncille Brown of Roanoke and Regina Sears (Tommy) of Florida; and brother, George Barrett (Nancy) of Woodland. Mr. Barrett was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, Jimmy Richard Sims and Herman Talitha Sims.
Pallbearers will be Patrick George, Ed Barrett, Jimmy Albright, Michael Rushing, Stevie Bolt, Mark Kirby, Mark Hale, Daniel Sims and Thad Owens.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.quattlebaumfuneralhome.com.
Quattlebaum Funeral Home, Roanoke.