William "Bill" Barrett

William "Bill" Barrett, 74 of Gravette, Arkansas, died March 18, 2019 at Circle of Life at Legacy Village, Bentonville, Arkansas. Born September 4, 1944 in Paoli, Kansas he was the son of James Barrett and Destia McCammon Barrett. He was a construction contractor and was a member of First Christian Church Gravette. He was preceded in death by his parents, brother, Leroy and sister, Dorthy Hudson. Survivors include his life partner, Peggy Kelly of the home; daughters, Robin Young and Leeanna Young both of Gravette, Arkansas; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; brothers, Clyde Barrett of Pryor, Oklahoma and Loyd Barrett of Gravette, Arkansas; sisters Kathryn Ramirez and Donna Anderson and husband Donnie all of Gravette, Arkansas; and numerous nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be 11 a.m., Thursday, March 21, 2019, at First Christian Church, Gravette, Arkansas. Burial will follow at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, Hiwassee, Arkansas. Visitation will be 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Wednesday, March 20, 2019, at First Christian Church, Gravette, Arkansas. To sign the online guest book, visit

Published March 20, 2019