Graveside services for Maggie Lou Barrett, 80, of Woodlake were held on Dec. 1 at Woodlake District Cemetery. She died on Nov. 27 in her home in Woodlake.

She was born on Oct. 13, 1924 in Bain, Okla. to Robert and Sallie Garrison. She was raised in Oklahoma attending school there and during the war years worked in Bay Area shipyards. Maggie moved to Ivanhoe area in 1945. She married Andy "Pete" Barrett in Visalia in 1948 and they lived around Tulare County before settling in Woodlake a number of years ago. She had worked in numerous packing houses in the area as a fruit packer. She is a member of the First Southern Baptist Church, Woodlake.

Survivors include her husband, Andy "Pete" Barrett of Woodlake; one brother, Tom Garrison of Seattle, Wash.; two sisters, Florene Belden of Exeter and Audrey Farrell of Southern California.

Arrangements are under the direction of Smith Family Chapel. Online condolences may be made at

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