Linda Barrett

March 18, 1948 ~ August 28, 2019 (age 71)


Mrs. Linda Barrett, age 71 passed away Wednesday, August 28, 2019.  Linda was born March 18, 1948. She was a loving mother, grandmother, and great grandmother and enjoyed life. Linda thought her grandkids were the greatest thing ever and was so thrilled to finally have two great grandbabies. She grew up in Dennis, MS and attended Belmont School. She married at 16 and was a mother at 17. Linda was a former employee at Brown Shoe, Marietta Mfg. And Landmark Assisted Living. She was married to Leon Barrett for 25 years before his death in 1999. Visitation will be Friday, August 30, 2019 at Ludlam Funeral Home – Iuka, MS beginning at 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Funeral Service will be held Saturday, August 31, 2019 at Ludlam Funeral Home Chapel beginning at 11:00 a.m. Officiating will be Bro. Terry Ray Vuncannon. and Trevor Pannell. Burial will be in Highland Cemetery, Tishomingo, MS.

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3 Sons:  Tony Pannell, and wife Judy

              Richard Barrett, and wife Amanda

              Eric Barrett

Daughter:  Deborah Najeddine, and husband Majid

12 Grandchildren:  Aimee, Zachary (Chloe), Trevor (Destiny), Jeremy, Katie, Jonathan, Abigail, Maggie, Keira, Mandy, Sydney, and Kaiden.

2 Great Grandchildren:  Hudson and Madden

1 Aunt:  Edna Ruth Durham

Several Nieces and Nephews

Her little dog:  Sweet Pea


Preceded in death by:

Husband:  Leon Barrett

Parents:  Henry Turner and Irene Neal

Sister:  Barbara Wilkins

Brothers:  Bob, Joe, Vester, and Mann Turner

Niece: Misty Lewis

Grandchild:  Jordan Lee Pannell

Pallbearers:  Zachary Pannell, Trevor Pannell, Katie Pannell, Jonathan Pannell, Maggie Pannell, and Bryson Turner.


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August 30, 2019

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Ludlam Funeral Home
76 Co Rd 187
Iuka, MS 38852

Funeral Service
August 31, 2019

11:00 AM
Ludlam Funeral Home
76 Co Rd 187
Iuka, MS 38852

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