Susan Barrett

| April 13, 2021

Susan Barrett, 81, of Coshocton passed away Friday, April 9, 2021. She was born in Athens County to the late Frank and Mary (Lunsford) Skinner.

She married George “Tommy” Barrett on Sept. 17, 1959, who preceded her in death on Jan. 31, 2011. Susan was an excellent homemaker, who worked as a dental assistant for several years. She enjoyed painting, sewing and quilting, going to flea markets, volunteering as a poll worker, and was an avid Bible reader. She was a member of the Eastern Star, as well as a member of the Coshocton Baptist Church.

Susan is survived by her three children, Kevin (Amy) Barrett of Coshocton, Lisa (Todd) Myers of Nashport, and Beth Barrett (Matt Snoots) of West Lafayette. She is also survived by six grandchildren, Jared Myers, Megan Myers, Bravyn Barrett, Kevin Cruz, Jamie Cruz, and Dewey Ulloa, as well as several nieces and nephews. Susan is also survived by two sisters, Laura Jane Patton and Mary Elizabeth Spencer and special friends, Dave and Patty Dilly.

Along with her parents and husband, Susan was preceded in death by two infant children, her brother William “Bill” Skinner, and her sister Betty Obliske.

Family and friends were invited to calling hours at Given-Dawson-Paisley Funeral Home on Wednesday, April 14, 2021 from 11 a.m.  to noon. A graveside service was followed at Coshocton County Memory Gardens at 12:30 p.m. For those who wish, memorial donations may be made in Susan’s name to Coshocton County Animal Shelter.

An online memorial can be viewed at

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