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Barbara Jean (Brackett) Burkhalter

July 16, 1942 ~ March 18, 2018 (age 75)

Barbara Jean Brackett Burkhalter, 75, of Calhoun, died Sunday, March 18, 2018, at Gordon Hospital. She was born in Murray County, GA on July 16, 1942, daughter of the late Charles Robert and Lou Octavia Fox Brackett.

Prior to retirement, Barbara was employed with Mohawk (Crown Craft division), Hostess Thrift Store, and Golden Gallon stores.

Survivors include her daughters and sons-in-law, Sherry and Bobby Little of Resaca, and Angela and Billy Frost of Plainville; her grandchildren, Kevin D. Hollis and Shanna Tankersley, Amber Gilbert and James King, Nicholas Maloney, Tony C. Little, Amanda and Jeremy Born, Tiffany Fore and Damion Dixon, and Kaycie Fore and Jacob Wage; and her great-grandchildren, Brady Little, Hayleigh Born, Skyler Little, Bella Little, Levi Born, Harlow Blake, Avianna Blake, Auburn Dixon, Laiklynn Wage, and Baby Jean Dixon.

Services to honor the life of Barbara Jean Brackett Burkhalter will be held Wednesday, March 21st at 4:00 PM, from the chapel of Max Brannon and Sons Funeral Home, with Chaplain Luke Morgan officiating. Eulogists will be Rev. Isaac Johns and Rev. Kevin D. Hollis. Interment will follow in Sardis Cemetery. Pallbearers serving will include Damion Dixon, Jeremy Born Tony Little, Kevin Hollis, Jacob Wage, and Billy Frost. Nicholas Maloney will serve as honorary pallbearer.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Wednesday, from 2:00 PM until the service hour of 4:00 PM.

In lieu of flowers, please make contributions to help with final expenses, on the funeral home website,

Funeral arrangements for Barbara Jean Brackett Burkhalter are under the care and direction of Max Brannon and Sons Funeral Home of Calhoun.

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