She was a member of Mt. Moriah Primitive Baptist Church. She retired from Cedar Crest Nursing Home.
She is survived by her daughters, JoEtta Montgomery of Calvert City; Lynda Maxfield of Calvert City and Teresa Duke of Nashville, Tenn.; her sons, Ronnie Brien of Nashville, Tenn. and Harold Brien of Nashville, Tenn.; 15 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert H. Brien and two brothers, Reece Barrett and James Thomas Barrett. Her parents were Will Barrett and Pearl Bailey Barrett.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Monday, December 30, 2013 at Filbeck-Cann & King Funeral Home. Elder Danny Ferrell will officiate and burial will follow in the Fooks Cemetery.