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William Irwin Barrett, was American postmaster. Member National Association Postmasters United States, National League Postmasters, Agricultural Economics Club, Masons, Blue Key, Phi Kappa Phi.

Background

Barrett,, William Irwin was born on November 4, 1923 in Jersey, Georgia, United States. Son of William Irwin and Martha Louise (Blasingame) Barrett.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Agricultural Economics, University Georgia, 1949.

Career

Installer Bell Aircraft, Marietta, Georgia, 1944. Farm manager Mercer Mill Plantation, Oakfield, 1946-1949. Owner, manager Barretts of Jersey, 1957-1979.

Postmaster United States Postal Service, Jersey, 1954-1988. Retired, 1988.

Religion

Through Jesus' death on the cross, and his resurrection, God has broken the power of all that is evil, in the world and in us.

Politics

God, who is heard throughout the Bible, calls for justice for the widows, orphans and aliens who were oppressed by the powers of the day. Therefore the involvement in political life is something that Christians should not avoid.

Views

People are called to love God not only with their hearts, but also with their minds. All things should be considered through the light of reason. In order to do that, it is necessary to become aware of different points of view and be able to develop critical thinking in relation to any political or social problem.

Membership

Member National Association Postmasters United States, National League Postmasters, Agricultural Economics Club, Masons, Blue Key, Phi Kappa Phi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Gardening, hemoricallis growing.

Connections

Married Lucy King, August 8, 1943. Children: Cheryl J., Charles King, Suzanne, William Guy.

father:
William Irwin Barrett,

mother:
Martha Louise (Blasingame) Barrett,

spouse:
Lucy King

children:
Cheryl J. Barrett,

Charles King Barrett,

Suzanne Barrett,

William Guy Barrett,