Margaret Barrett

September 7, 1929May 7, 2022
Obituary of Margaret Barrett
Margaret “Maggie” Barrett passed away Saturday, May 7th, at the age of 92. Visitation will be from 8am to 5pm on Thursday, May 12th, at Griggs-Schooler-Gordon Funeral Home at 5400 Bell St in Amarillo, TX. Graveside services will be held at Memory Gardens Cemetery, Friday, May 13th at 10am. Maggie was born September 7, 1929 to Ralph and Lucy Sangster in Protection, Kansas. Maggie’s 9 brothers and sisters were a constant in her life with countless stories of the Sangster family’s adventures which she loved to share. Maggie married I.G. Barrett on November 16, 1949 and began her life as a homemaker. Maggie and I.G. moved to the West Coast when I.G. served in the United States Navy. After the Navy, Maggie and I.G. moved to Oklahoma where they followed the Santa Fe rail lines from Hammon, OK, to Stratford, TX, Dumas, TX then Amarillo and retirement. Maggie lived at the Craig Senior Living Retirement Village her last years and enjoyed her time and friends there immensely. In between there were countless homemade meals, pies, and cakes. Mom could make a bed so fast and tight it would make a Boot Camp Sergeant envious. Maggie is survived by her sister Mary Ewy and brother Dennis Sangster of Dodge City, KS; her 3 children, Steve Barrett and Janet of Amarillo, TX; Lou Ann Causseaux and Wayne of Dumas, TX; Danny Barrett and Mindy of Lubbock, TX; Maggie loved her five grandchildren dearly, Cody Barrett, Chad Causseaux, Julie Causseaux, Brooks Barrett, and Baylee Barrett; and two great grandchildren.

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Past Services

Thursday, May 12, 2022

Informal Visitation

Friday, May 13, 2022

Graveside Service