Larry Barnett Wise

March 01, 1996 ‒ February 23, 2005

Mount Gilead, Ohio

Larry B. Wise, age 8, of County Road 46, Mount Gilead, Ohio died unexpectedly Wednesday, February 23, 2005.

He was born in Columbus, Ohio on March 1, 1996, to Leith and Kimberly (Johnston) Barnett. Larry has resided with his adoptive parents Randy and Corinnea (Linn) Wise for the past two years. He was a student at Johnsville Elementary School, being home instructed by Gary Repp. Larry attended the Central Church of Christ in Mount Vernon and enjoyed swimming, equestrian therapy, rescue heroes, Spiderman and hugs.

In addition to his biological parents, he is survived by a brother Lee; sisters Dakota and Sabrina; a great grandmother Lillian Allen; grandparents Wanda (Rick) Allen; aunt Amanda Allen; and extended family members.

Larry is also survived by his adoptive parents; brother Kirk (Courtney) Wise; grandparents Don (Marcella) Linn; uncles Gary (Mellissa) Linn, and Brent (Yoisa) Linn; nephew Drew; and extended family members.

Pastor Ken Springer will conduct funeral services on Sunday, February 27, 2005 at 3 p.m. in the Pleasant Grove Church of Christ, 7146 County Road 46, Mount Gilead. Friends may call at the church one-hour prior to the services. Private family burial services will be held on Monday in Bryn Zion Cemetery. Condolences may be expressed to the family at