James M. “Jim” Barry
April 18, 1938 ‒ October 05, 2017
Formerly of Butler, Ohio
BUTLER: James M. Barry went to be with the Lord Thursday evening, October 5, 2017 in Sunrise Senior Living in Dublin. He was 79.
Jim was born April 18, 1938 in Winona, Mississippi to parents James Sr. & Francis (Chapman) Barry. After he was graduated from high school in 1956, he earned his bachelor’s degree in business from the University of Southern Mississippi.
He married Georgia Nell “Joy” Davis on June 18, 1960 and they shared 56 wonderful years of marriage together. He worked over 40 years for Goodyear Tire & Rubber. Jim was a member of Three Crosses – A United Methodist Fellowship in Butler and enjoyed gardening, reading and working outdoors.
He is survived by his son and daughter-in-law Jay and Bonnie Barry of Dublin; grandchildren Michelle and Johnathan Barry; sister and brother-in-law Beverly and Jim Heath of Birmingham, Alabama; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his dear wife Joy.
The Barry family will receive friends Tuesday, October 10, 2017 from 11 a.m. to 12 noon in the Three Crosses – A United Methodist Fellowship (12 Cleveland St, Butler, Ohio) with his funeral service at 12 noon. Pastor Brandon Keck will officiate and burial will follow in Bunkerhill Cemetery.
Contributions in Jim’s memory to Three Crosses – A United Methodist Fellowship may be made at the funeral home.
Snyder Funeral Homes is honored to serve Jim’s family and encourage you to share a fond memory or message of condolence to them at SnyderFuneralHomes.com
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