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Gaye Lanette Campbell Barrett, 67, former resident of Purvis, MS, passed away peacefully in her sleep on January 8, 2013, at Lane Nursing Home in Zachary, LA.
Gaye was born on March 19, 1945 to Bruce and Gertie Campbell, now deceased. She was one of nine children born to her parents and was very proud to be from a very large and loving family. She graduated from Purvis High School, Class of 1963 and continued on to graduate from cosmetology school.
Gaye is survived by her son, William Hall Barrett Jr. "Bubba" and his wife Sandy; and her daughter, Angela Barrett Allen and her husband David. She was an adoring "Mammy" to her grandchildren; Kelsey, Jared, Kennedy, Gavin, Walker and Sam. These children were the love of her life and brought her incredible joy.
A Memorial Service in celebration of Gaye's life will be held at Grace Covenant Church in Purvis, MS on Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. Rev. Scott Murphy will be officiating.
Published in the Hattiesburg American from Jan. 11 to Jan. 12, 2013