Allyn Drew Barrett went to be with the Lord on February 6, 2017.
Allyn was born April 10, 1926 to Allyn and Alverne Drew in Minden, Louisiana. The Drew family were early settlers of North Louisiana. Allyn was educated in Minden public schools and graduated with a degree in Business from the University of Mississippi. She is survived by her friend and husband of 69 years Harold, daughter Judith and son-in-law Terry Ward.
Allyn was an active volunteer all of her adult life in numerous local, state, and national organizations as well as the Presbyterian Church. Allyn with her husband Harold moved to Westminster Oaks Retirement Community in Tallahassee, FL in December of 2015.
The family is so grateful for the care and support Big Bend Hospice provided.
The memorial service will be held 11:00 am, Thursday, February 9, 2017 at the Frances Chapel of Westminster Oaks in Tallahassee, Florida.
A graveside memorial will be schedule at a later date at the Barrett plot in the Minden Cemetery in Minden, Louisiana. Longtime family friend David King will be officiating.
Allyn requests that anyone wishing to send a memorial please send to Evergreen Life Services, 2101 Highway 80, Haughton, Louisiana 71037
Faith Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. www.faithfuneralhome.com or 850.539.4300