Jonathan Philip Barrett
Funeral held for slain missionary MORGAN Jonathan Philip Barrett, killed while on a Mormon mission in Africa, believed there were no accidents in life, said his sister. Vanette Stagg. "He had no doubts about Heavenly Father's plan, and he knew his purpose," she said Monday at his funeral. ' More than 2,000 people turned out to pay their final respects to Barrett at the stake center. The chapel and gymnasium were packed, as were the overflow rooms with closed-circuit closed-circuit closed-circuit television sets. Barrett was stabbed in the chest April 24 in what appeared to be a random attack as he and a companion companion walked to a teaching appointment appointment in Abidjan. Ivory Coast.