Funeral service for Mrs. Marilyn Albritton Barefoot, 88, of Monroe, LA, will be held at 2:00PM Sunday, June 26, 2022, at Mulhearn Memorial Park Mausoleum Chapel with Rev. Larry Linson officiating. Interment will follow in Mulhearn Memorial Park Cemetery under the direction of Mulhearn Funeral Home 2308 Sterlington Road Monroe. Visitation will be from 1:00PM until 2:00PM Sunday at the Mausoleum.
Mrs. Barefoot was born August 18, 1933, in Farmerville, LA, and passed away Wednesday, June 22, 2022, at the West Monroe Guest House. She was the youngest of 11 children and known as “Sis” to her brothers, sisters, nieces and nephews. Mrs. Barefoot was raised in the Church of Christ. She attended Louisiana Business College and later worked for Louisiana Power and Light. She was married to the love of her life, Herbert Barefoot, at Parkview Baptist Church, sharing 65 years of marriage. She dedicated and devoted her life to taking care of her family – lauded for being an amazing wife and the best Momma ever.
Mrs. Barefoot was preceded in death by her husband, Herbert M. Barefoot; parents, Arnett W. Albritton and Jessie Anna McGough Albritton; ten brothers and sisters; son-in-law, Ken Hancock; and granddaughter, Jess Anna Hancock.
Survivors include her children, Karen Shields (Mike), Eric Barefoot (Donna), Jan Hancock, Lary Barefoot (Amy), and Beth Edwards (Peter); grandchildren, Michael (Katy), Whitney, Kristi, Brittany (Michael), Will, Clay, Emily, Brian (Meghann), Anne Marie, Charlie and Elizabeth; and great grandchildren, Penelope, Lillian Kay, Betty Claire, Olivia, and welcoming a baby boy in December.
Pallbearers will be her grandsons, Michael, Will, Clay, Brian, and Charlie.
The family would like to extend a special thanks to all the Healthcare Providers who took care of Mrs. Barefoot over the years.
Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.