James Junior Barrett
James Junior Barrett
  • April 3, 1941 - August 2, 2017
  • Bolivia, North Carolina

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James Junior Barrett, 76, of Bolivia, NC, passed away peacefully in the arms of Jesus with family by his side on Wednesday, August 2, 2017. He was born in Juan, KY on April 3, 1941 and spent most of his life in Holland, MI. He was the son of the late James Barrett and Martha Mullins Barrett of Kentucky. He was an industrial tool maker who enjoyed golfing, traveling, volunteering in the food pantry and playing with the Praise and Worship Team in Brunswick Islands Baptist Church of which he was a member.
He is survived by his loving wife of 37 years, Florence; daughters, Loretta (Patrick) Henry and Sandra (Jeffrey) Chrispell; granddaughters, Melissa (Steve) Spray, Andrea Henry and Amanda Henry; great-granddaughter, Korrah Spray, all of Michigan; brothers Ray (Mary) Barrett of Florida, Arlie (Joyce) Barrett of Michigan, and sisters, Linda James of Florida and Tressa (Elvin) Thacker of Kentucky, brother in law, Roger (Mary) Kuite of Michigan, and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by brothers Henderson and Daniel, and sisters, Susie Barrett, Bessie Barrett and Gertrude Mabel Ortkiese.
A celebration of his life will be held at Brunswick Islands Baptist Church in Supply, NC on August 8, 2017 at 11 am with visitation 1 hour prior.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Brunswick Islands Baptist Church Food Pantry, 1672 Mt. Pisgah Rd., Supply, NC 28462 or Lower Cape Fear Hospice, 955 Mercy Lane, Bolivia, NC 28422.
Online condolences are encouraged and may be offered at www.whitefuneralservicesupply.com
White Funeral & Cremation Service, Bolivia/Supply Chapel