Richard Lee Barrett
of Orlando, FL., passed away suddenly Friday, October 22nd following a Motocross accident. He was 64 years old.
He was known to all his family, friends & colleagues as Lee. He is the beloved father of Richard Lee "Ricky" Barrett Jr., Dylan James Barrett, & his dog Bodie; brother of Terry Scott (Kelly) Barrett; son of Reba & the late H. Lee Barrett. He is also survived by a nephew Jacob, & nieces Hannah & Taylor.
A Celebration of Lee's life will be held on Saturday, October 30th, 10:30am at Grace Covenant Presbyterian Church, 1655 Peel Ave., Orlando, FL. 32806. A gathering will take place immediately following services in the courtyard on the church grounds. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Orlando Union Rescue Mission ( www.ourm.org ) in Lee's name.
Lee was the senior partner with the law firm of Barrett, Chapman & Ruta, P. A. in Orlando, Florida. He served on many business associations, and was extremely active in the community throughout the years. Mr. Barrett, along with his two sons, raced motocross. In 1999, Mr. Barrett and his brother raced the Baja 1000 desert race in Mexico and finished fourth in the Sportsman Class. He was an avid fisherman, scuba diver, coached high school wrestling, loved his gardens (especially orchids), and traveling with his sons.
Arrangements handled by Carey Hand Colonial Funeral Home, Orlando, FL. Please sign the online guest registry at www.careyhandcolonialfh.com