Jeffery Harold Barrett

October 5, 1992 ~ June 12, 2020 (age 27)


Jeffery Harold Barrett, age 27 of Benton, KY died Friday, June 12, 2020 near Eddyville, KY as the result of a motorcycle accident. He was born in Leitchfield, KY on October 5, 1992. Jeffery is a Sergeant with the National Guard as well as a Correctional Officer with the Kentucky State Penitentiary and member of the Small Action Reaction Team and The Fallen Outdoors. He enjoyed all things outdoors - hunting, fishing, canoeing, ziplining and farming. Jeffery was a very funny man with a sense of humor who enjoyed dancing and singing. He had a special place in his heart for his dogs.

He is preceded in death by his maternal grandmother Anna Coe and paternal grandparents Clifton and Amy Barrett.

Jeffery is survived by his wife Kelly Barrett of Benton, KY

Parents: Roger and Cathy Barrett of McDaniels, KY

Brother: Jordan Barrett (Faith Blair) of Custer, KY

Sister: Amanda Barrett (Billy Owen) of McDaniels, KY

Grandfather: Richard Coe, Sr. of Custer, KY

Many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.

Visitation will be held at Trent-Dowell Funeral Home on Wednesday, June 17, 2020 beginning at 11 AM and ending at 4 PM. Private military honors will be held immediately following the visitation. The number of those attending the visitation shall be within the current health and safety directives. Please do not bring food or drink to the funeral home as they are not allowed at this time. For those unable to attend, an online guest register is available at

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June 17, 2020

11:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Trent-Dowell Funeral Home
308 South Hardin Street
Hardinsburg, KY 40143


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