Alta Barrett, 90, Cadiz, died Thursday, Aug. 25, 2011 at Trinity Medical Center West, Steubenville. She was born Sept. 19, 1920 in Cadiz Twp., Harrison County, a daughter of the late William and Cecil Mae Fulton Bargar.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Clarence E. Barrett, Jr. in 1975; a sister, Nellie Rogers; and a brother, Ralph Bargar.

Friends may call Sunday, Aug. 28, 2011 from 1-4 p.m. at Clark-Kirkland Funeral Home, Cadiz. Funeral services will be held Monday, Aug. 29, 2011 at Rankin United Methodist Church at 11 a.m. with Rev. James Willson officiating. Burial will follow at Cadiz Union Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Rankin United Methodist Church, c/o Lori Milleson, 33425 Belmont Ridge Rd., Piedmont, OH 44983. Online condolences may be made at A full obituary will appear in the September 3 print edition of the Harrison News-Herald.