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Rachael Ashley Barrow

1979 - 2021


Ms. Rachael Barrow, age 41, of Franklin, KY, passed away, Wednesday, March 10th, 2021 at 9:09 AM at her residence.

There will be a private graveside service.  Ms. Barrow’s wishes were to be cremated.

Rachael was born on November 3rd, 1979 in Franklin, KY to her parents Merrill and Rhonda Barrow whom survive.  She is also survived by a son, Roman Rigsby of Franklin, KY; a sister, Holly Britt (Austin) of Lebanon, TN; a niece, Avery Britt; a nephew, Camden Britt; and several aunts, uncles and cousins.

She is preceded in death by her maternal grandmother, Freddie Elaine Rust and her paternal grandparents, Preston Barrow and Allyene Barrow.

Rachael was a 1998 graduate of Franklin-Simpson High School.  She loved art, enjoyed drawing and was an avid reader. 

In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy are to be made to the Goodnight Memorial Library, 203 South Main Street, Franklin, KY 42134 or the Friends of the Shelter, P.O. Box 910, Franklin, KY 42135.

The funeral home website is where you will find the complete obituary and you are welcome to leave online condolences.  The Facebook page is Gilbert Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc. where you'll see the complete obituary, the ability to share the obituary, the ability to leave online condolences and see the funeral service online.  The obituary phone line is 270-586-8844.

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Linda Norwood

March 15, 2021 7:44 AM

So very sorry for the loss of Rachel. We are continuing to pray for you all. 

Lynne Stinson

March 12, 2021 8:12 PM

Rhonda, so sorry for your loss. You and your family are in my prayers.

Joyce and Abbey Pais

March 12, 2021 7:41 PM

Rhonda, Merrill, and Holly and Roman,
   Please know your sweet family is in my thoughts and prayers. We know there is no more hurt and suffering for Rachael. Please hold on to the sweet memories. Please let God wrap you in his loving arms.
Much love, Joyce and Abbey Pais

Mary Ellen

March 12, 2021 4:32 PM

 . May knowing many of us care help ease your grief . Rachel is free from pain now . Love and prayers to Merrill , Rhonda, Roman & Holly. 

Bonnie Borth

March 12, 2021 5:35 AM

My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.  So sorry for your loss.

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