Lawrence, MA — Jim Barry, 72 of Lawrence, Mass., passed away Sunday May 12, 2013, at his home with his family by his side.
Born in Uxbridge, Mass., he was the son of Edward M. and Helen J. (Rice) Barry. He was employed for 24 years with Jackson Millworks in Lawrence, Mass. A carpenter by trade Jim leaves many of his works both residential and commercial projects throughout the Merrimack Valley and Boston area.
Jim was an avid sports fan and enjoyed debating political issues on the local radio stations.
Jim is survived by his wife of 23 years, Barbara A. (Kowalczwk) Barry of Lawrence, Mass. He is also survived by his sisters and several nieces and nephews.
ARRANGEMENTS: Memorials, in lieu of flowers, can be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude’s Pl., Memphis, TN, 38105-1905. All services were private and were under the direction of the Kenneth H. Pollard Funeral Home, Inc., 233 Lawrence St., Methuen, MA, 01844. To send online condolences, please visit www.pollardfuneralhome.com.
The Kenneth H. Pollard Funeral Home is honored to assist the Barry Family with the arrangements.