Mrs. Nora Lee Barnett Corkren, 76, of Brilliant, passed away on Friday, May 27, 2022, at her residence.
Mrs. Corkren was born in Brilliant on Sept. 29, 1945, to Joe and Pearlie Hicks Barnett. Mrs. Corkren was a 1963 graduate of Brilliant High School. She spent much of her life working in the sewing industry, the last of which was Tullahoma Industries in Brilliant before her retirement. Mrs. Corkren was an avid sports fan, but she especially loved Alabama Football.
Mrs. Corkren is survived by her sons - Scott (Juli) Tittle of Greenwood, Delaware, and Mark (Donna) Tittle of Brilliant; 12 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; sisters - Christine Jackson, Earnestine Brittnell, Brenda (Jerry) Ward, Jackie (Harold) McInnish, and Ann Dykes; brother - Ray (Tammy) Barnett; special nieces - Marlene Barton, and Yvonne Frazier; and a host of nieces, nephews and other family members.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Corkren was preceded in death by her husband - Dewey “Ott” Corkren; parents; sisters - Pauline Dodd, Ora Mae Linley Adkinson and Sylvia Williford; and brothers - James “Bill” Barnett and Raymond Barnett.
The funeral service for Mrs. Corkren was held on Sunday, May 29, 2022, from the Bowen Funeral Home Chapel with burial following at the Goldmine Church of Christ Cemetery.
Bowen Funeral Home
981 State Highway 253
Winfield, Ala. 35594
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