BOONEVILLE – Ricky Dale Barrett, 53, died Tuesday, April 1, 2014, at Baptist Memorial Hospital East in Memphis. He was a truck driver. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, working on cars and riding horses. He had a loving heart.
Services will be 2 p.m. Friday, April 4, at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in Booneville with Bro. Danny Stites and Bro. Marvin Harris officating. Burial will be in Prospect Cemetery. Kesler Funeral Home of Baldwyn is in charge of arrangements.
Survivors include one son, Gregory Dale Barrett of Booneville; one daughter, Adrianne Jodeeann Bleyer of Johnston, Ill.; his father, Dorce Barrett (Shelia) of Booneville; his mother, Shirley Key Barrett of Booneville; two sisters, Debbie Dean Barrett and Angela Barrett Robinson, both of Booneville; his fiancée, Christy Crenshaw of Booneville; and a host of nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Edgar and Jewell Key, and Edith ""Mama E"" Johnson.
Pallbearers will be Brad Green, Brandon Barrett, Stephen Barrett, Kenny and Keith Nash.
Visitation will be from 5 until 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.