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Anita Jo Barrett, 71
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Anita Jo Barrett, 71, of McMinnville died Tuesday, Sept. 17, at Manchester Health Care Center. She was born Oct. 9, 1947, in McMinnville, worked in member services and retired from Caney Fork Electric Cooperative, and was a member of Cornerstone Baptist Church.  She was preceded in death by her parents Alton and Dortha Wilson Clarke Robinson.

Survivors include her son and daughter-in-law Drew and Deanna Barrett, grandson Ethan Barrett, aunt Brenda Wilson, aunt Louise Jernigan, and a host of cousins. 

Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 20, at McMinnville Funeral Home Chapel. Braxton Hunter will officiate. Interment will follow at Gardens of Memory Cemetery. The Barrett family will receive friends Friday from 9 a.m. until the time of service at the parlors of McMinnville Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Trinity Crusades for Christ or to a charity of your choice. Online condolences may be made at

McMinnville Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements, 473-6606.

Southern Standard

(McMinnville, Tenn.) Sept. 20, 2019