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Edward Thomas Barrett, 78, Russell Springs, KY (1944-2022)

Edward Thomas Barrett of Russell Springs died on Sunday, September 4, 2022 at his residence surrounded by his family. He was 78 years old.

Funeral services will be held at 1pmCT on Wednesday, September 7, 2022, at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg St., Columbia, KY, with Bro. Johnny Davis officiating. Burial will follow in the Russell Springs Memorial Gardens.

Visitation will be on Wednesday after 10amCT at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home.

He was born on June 19, 1944 in Cincinnati, OH to the late Finis and Dorothy Lahmann Barrett.

Mr. Barrett was of the Baptist faith and enjoyed fishing, NASCAR, collecting Elvis memorabilia and spending time with his family and friends.

Survivors include his wife Janice Pitman Barrett of Russell Springs, KY; two daughters Dorothy Parson (Roy) and Loretta Roy (Mark Fudge) both of Russell Springs, KY; three step-children Melinda Weiand, Donna Pierce (Tim) and Larry W. Wallace (Sandy) all of Russell Springs, KY; fifteen grandchildren and fifteen great grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Mr. Barrett's grandsons Blake Roy, Kolbe Roy, Logan Shearer, Jessy McQueary, Jared Pierce, Jacob Burchett, Tyler Weiand and Luke Lawless.

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

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Edward Thomas Barrett, 78, Russell Springs, KY (1944-2022)

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