Eugene B. Barrett Sr. owner of E. B. Barrett Hauling Inc for 29 years departed this life, Early Sunday morning, March 11, 2018, at VCU Medical Center. God in His infinite wisdom, called him from this world to a new home in heaven, to dwell with Him in eternal rest.

He was born February 15, 1952 in Goochland, VA to the late Mabel Brice and Earl C. Barrett. He accepted Christ at an early age and joined Second Union Baptist Church, Goochland, VA.

Gene was the tenth of thirteen siblings. He was a hard and devoted worker at whatever he did. He will be remembered for the love he shared with each member of his family and others as well. His presence shall surely be missed by all who knew and loved him.

Gene was preceded in death by his mother Mabel Brice and father Earl C. Barrett, three brothers Leroy C. Brice, Earl T. Barrett and Oscar (O.Z.) Barrett. He leaves to cherish his memory a loving wife Fannie J. Barrett, daughter Valencia Smith (Sean) Rockville VA, three sons, Ira Jones Waldorf MD, Eugene Barrett, Jr Oklahoma, Joshua Barrett Rockville VA, six sisters, Betty Barrett Glen Allen VA, Rev Bertha Jackson (George), Goochland VA, Gladys Johnson (Charles) Washington DC, Shirley Goode, Lucille Melvin New York NY and Elsie Barrett Rockville VA, three brothers Richard Barrett (Connie) and William Barrett (Shirley) Goochland VA, Curtis Barrett (Sharon) Temple Hills MD step sister Lena Logan and step brother Marion Waddy Goochland, VA., mother-in-law Virginia Mason Richmond VA, sister-in-laws Beverly Jones Chesapeake VA, Linda Johnson (Earl) Richmond VA and Shelia Long Virginia Beach, VA. Five grandchildren Noah Smith, Bobby Barrett, Brandon Barrett, Christian Barrett and Kayla Barrett and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins other relatives and friends.