Russell Edward Barrett, a resident of Austin for thirty-two years, coming from San Antonio, passed away June 9, 2008, in Austin, Texas at the age of 55. He was born on April 7, 1953 to Mildred (Capps) and John Perry Barrett in San Antonio, Texas. Mr. Barrett worked most of his live in the Nursing Field as a LVN.
He is survived by his father: John Perry Barrett of Austin, Texas; sister, Sandra M. Jennings and husband Randy of Austin; brother, Billy M. Barrett and wife Dale of Manchaca, Texas; nieces, Andrea Barrett and Juli Jennings; nephews, Jason Jennings of Austin and Travis Barrett and wife Krista and their son Tyler of Buda, Texas.
A memorial service was held Saturday, August 2, 2008, at Waldrope-Hatfield-Hawthorne Funeral Home Chapel in Llano, Texas at 10:00am with Harold Johanson and Charles Johanson officiating. Interment followed at Pontotoc Cemetery.
Honorary Pallbearers included Jason Jennings, Travis Barrett, Ragnor Rowland, Michael Rowland and Robert Rowland.
Arrangements under the direction of Waldrope-Hatfield-Hawthorne Funeral Homes, Inc. in Llano, Texas.