Lacy Barrett

BARRETT, Lacy F. “Sis,” 84, of Brilliant, Ohio, passed away Wednesday November 21, 2012, at the home of her son Joe in Brilliant, Ohio.

She was born August 8, 1928, in Brilliant, Ohio, a daughter of the late Earl and Leah (Pendergraft) Carpenter.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Paul “Joe Paul” Barrett on September 8, 1999; a daughter, Joan Marie Perna; a sister, Jane Bell McGuire; and a nephew, Bobby McGuire.

Sis worked at the former Kendall Lab in Steubenville, Ohio, prior to her raising her family and she was also a homemaker. She graduated in 1946 from Brilliant High School.

She was a member of the former Our Lady of Fatima Church in Brilliant, where she was very active in the Catholic Womens Club. She was an avid Notre Dame fan and loved spending time with her cat Tabby Jo.

Surviving are a daughter, Jane (Thomas) Jones of Mingo Junction, Ohio; a son, Joseph E. (Erin) Barrett of Brilliant; a grandson, Angelo Bisbocci of Columbus, Ohio; two nieces, Leanne (Scott) McGuire Hutton and Stephanie (Rob) Mark; a nephew, Michael (Lisa) Dolak; and eleven great-nieces and nephews, Tiffanie, Melissa, Chelsea, Molly, Sean, Shane, Johanna, Summer, Mary, Sam and Mikey

Friends will be received on Friday from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. at the Wheeler Funeral Home, 712 Third St., Brilliant, where her funeral services will be held on Saturday at 11 a.m., with Pastor Jim Monogioudis officiating.

Interment will follow at Mt. Calvary Cemetery in Steubenville.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be directed in Sis’s name to Valley Hospice, Inc., 10686 State Route 150, Rayland, Ohio 43943.

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