Mr. Barrett is a native and lifelong resident of Cobb County. He is a retired Captain with the Cobb County Sheriff’s Department, a member of Cheatham Hill Baptist Church and a 1952 graduate of Osborne High School. He was a veteran of the United States Air Force. Mr. Barrett is preceded in death by his parents: Herman and Florence Barrett and siblings: Ernest W. Barrett, Bill Barrett and Edna Jones. He is survived by his loving wife, Juanita Barrett; son, Chris R. Barrett of Austell, stepson, Jackie Hall of Thomaston and stepdaughter, Kathy Clark of Hiram; 9 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren. The family will receive friends from 2 until 4 pm and 6 until 8 pm on Tuesday at the funeral home. Online Guestbook www.westcobbfuneralhome.com.