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Obituaries

Obituaries

Reata Ola Barrett 1908 - 2007 Overbrook

Funeral services for Reata Ola Barrett, 99, Overbrook, will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Grace Community Church in Overbrook.Mrs. Barrett died Monday, Sept. 10, 2007, at Brookside Manor in Overbrook.She was born Jan. 1, 1908, in Louisburg, the daughter of Fredric and Maud Corbin McCorkle. She lived near Richland most of her life. She was admitted to Brookside Manor on Sept. 6.She married Glenn Barrett on Aug. 28, 1923, in Topeka. He died in 1984.She also was preceded in death by a daughter, Jean Helm, in March 2002.Survivors include three daughters, Roberta Murren, Overbrook, Winona Plummer, Lecompton, and Helen May, Scranton; a son, William Barrett Jr., Ottawa; a sister, Geneva McCorkle, Claremont, Ind.; 21 grandchildren; 34 great-grandchildren; 32 great-great-grandchildren; and 1 great-great-great-grandson.Friends may call after 10 a.m. Thursday at the church, where the family will receive friends from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. before the services.The family suggests memorials to Brookside Memorial Courtyard, sent in care of Greenwood-Roberts Funeral Home, P.O. Box 268, Overbrook 66524.