Carole Anne Barrass, 82, of Owensboro died Wednesday, June 9, 2021 while under the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky. She was born in Long Beach, California on May 14, 1939 to the late Maurice Mitchell Barrass and Marian Turner Barrass. Carole Anne was an active member of Third Baptist Church where she served as a deacon, choir member, and volunteered on several committees. She retired from the Ohio County School System after 27 years of service. She served as an officer for OCEA, KEA, and NEA while an active teacher. She was a member of Alpha Delta Gamma Educational Society and Alpha Delta Kappa where she served as president. In addition to her parents she was also preceded in death by brothers and sisters-in-law, Eddie and Sadie Barrass and Donnie and Martha Barrass.
Survivors include her daughters, Sheree Douglass (Sandy) and Marian Daniel Keown (Todd); grandsons, Bryan Daniel (Abbie), Daniel Keown (Rachel Wheeler) and Jared Keown (Sofia Anderson); granddaughter, Ashley Paxton; brother and sister-in-law, Joe and Janice Daniel; cousins, Dane and Donna Milligan and Bill Turner; several nieces and nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews, and one great-great-niece; many lifelong friends and the many, many students that she taught and loved; her Lock Avenue Gang; and her dog, Baby.
A Memorial Service will be held at 3:00pm on Sunday, June 13, 2021 at Third Baptist Church, 527 Allen Street in Owensboro. Visitation will be from 1:00pm until 3:00pm on Sunday at the church. James H. Davis Funeral Home & Crematory is in charge of arrangements.