Carolyn A. Barrett



Carolyn A. Barrett, 79, of Crothersville passed away at 6:55 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018, at Schneck Medical Center in Seymour.

Born Dec. 22, 1938, in Marion, she was the daughter of Herman and Mary Gotshall Brown. On March 17, 1962, in Marion, she married Doil Barrett, who passed away in September 2005.

Carolyn retired from Cummins Engine Co. in 1993. She enjoyed canning, sewing, all of her dogs and visiting with friends. Carolyn was a member of First Church of God in Clay City, Kentucky, which held a special place in her heart. Carolyn was a wonderful mother and loved helping and taking care of others.

Survivors include children, Carl Adrianson of Marion, Carlla (Jim) Bode of Seymour, Kevin (Jennifer) Adrianson of High Springs, Florida, and Michael Chris Barrett of Crothersville; six grandchildren, Amanda (Barry) Costlow, Nathan Adrianson, Danielle (Doug) Fights, Matthew Kidd, Hunter Adrianson and Darby Adrianson; five great-grandchildren; and a sister, Catherine Parker of Marion.

She was preceded in death by siblings, Frank Brown, Eiliane Amerson, Lamonia E. Williamson, Richard Brown and Ben Brown; and an aunt, Alice O’Neil, who she was a caretaker of.

The funeral service will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Adams Family Funeral Home & Crematory in Crothersville with burial to follow at Wesley Chapel Cemetery. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until time of service Friday.

The family requests expressions of sympathy be given to Crothersville Food Pantry, c/o Adams Family Funeral Home & Crematory, 110 E. Howard St., Crothersville, IN 47229.

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