William Alexander “Bill” Barrett, Sr. was born on August 12, 1929 in Heath Springs, SC, the son of William Chapman Barrett and Fannie Adams Barrett.
William Alexander “Bill” Barrett, Sr., age 90, of Camden, SC, passed away on February 21, 2020.
He served in the Air Force and worked as a systems analyst at duPont. Bill was a member of First Baptist Church, the Camden Jaycees, and the American Legion.
Bill was survived by his wife of 70 years, Janelle Swofford Barrett; children, William Alexander Barrett, Jr. (Harriett) of Camden, SC, Michael Dean Barrett (Debbie) of Canton, GA, and Janice Barrett Antley (Robert) of Greer, SC; grandchildren Jason Barrett (Katherine), Joshua Ayers, Alexandria Barrett Carter (Nicholas), Christopher Antley, and Cameron Antley; and sister Betty Barrett Austin (Donald) of Easley, SC.
In addition to his parents, Bill was predeceased his brothers, Claude and James Barrett.
Kornegay Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
A funeral service was held at 11:00 AM on Monday, February 24, 2020 at First Baptist Church, Camden, SC. Rev. Phillip Gerrald officiated. Burial followed at Forest Lawn Memorial Park. The family received friends on Sunday, February 23, 2020 at First Baptist Church Fellowship Center from 5:00 – 6:30 PM. Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church, 1201 Broad Street, Camden, SC 29020.