Tex Reed Barrett, Sr., age 71, of Bristol, Tenn., left this world and went to Heaven on Saturday, September 7, 2019 at his residence. He was born November 1, 1947 in Washington County, Va., a son of the late Garfield and Virginia Scott Barrett. Tex was a lifelong resident of the Bristol area and worked for Roger’s Trucking for several years. He was of the Baptist faith.
He is survived by his wife, Juanita Barrett; children, Misty McGuire and husband Jody, Tex Barrett, Jr. and wife Heather, Charles Garfield Barrett and wife Amanda, Ginger Gross and husband Dustin; step children, Angela Addison and husband Charles, Diana Nikki Price and husband Joe; nine grandchildren and eight step grandchildren; two great grandsons, Mason and Colton; sisters, Dorothy Gilmer, Temple Kruger and Mary Harmon; and two special dogs, Colin and Blackie.
The funeral service will be held 8 p.m. Thursday, September 12, 2019 in the Weaver Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Todd Crusenberry and Rev. Joseph Harless officiating. The family will receive friends from 6 until 7:45 p.m. prior to the service. Interment will be held 1 p.m. Friday, September 13, 2019 at Mountain View Cemetery. Pallbearers will be grandsons. Honorary pallbearers will be Levi Price, Trenton Price, Eli Gross and Zack Barb.
Online condolences may be registered at www.weaverfuneralhome.net. Arrangements have been made with Weaver Funeral Home and Cremation Services.