|Birth: ||Nov. 11, 1910|
|Death: ||Jun. 18, 2002|
DS w/Edward Patrick Barry married Dec 23, 1941
FORT WORTH - Dorothy Nix Barry, 91, passed away Tuesday, June 18, 2002, after a brief illness.
Funeral: 10 a.m. Thursday in The Drawing Room of Thompson's Harveson & Cole Funeral Home, Dr. James A. Gatliff officiating. Burial: Springtown Cemetery.
Memorials: Should friends desire, memorials may be given to Vitas Hospice or Springtown Cemetery Association.
Dorothy had lived at the Grand court for the last 2 1/2 years after moving from the Palm House.
Dorothy was born in Springtown on Nov. 11, 1910, to John W. Nix and Daisy Dean Dale. Her father, John W. Nix, was a noted historian and the author of "The Tale of Two Schools - Springtown-Parker County."
Dorothy married Edward Barry on Dec. 23, 1941. She worked for Southwestern Bell Telephone Co. and retired in 1968 after 40 years of service.
She was a member of First Baptist Church of White Settlement and a lifetime member of the Telephone Pioneers of America.
Dorothy was preceded in death by her husband and her three sisters, Nell King, Elizabeth Strickland and Mildred Arambula.
We will remember her beautiful smile and her great sense of humor.
Survivors: Nieces, Mary Dale Parrent, Kresha Alvarado, Sylvia Slaughter, Helen Owens, Margaret Sherbert and Patricia Henry; cousin, Robert Dikes; nephews, Carl and Keith Wilson, Jason and Jared Alvarado, Jeff and Steve Woods, Gene Bruner, David Bruner and David Pringle; sister-in-law, Catherine Bruner; and many other loving family members and lifelong friends. Thompson's Harveson & Cole Funeral Home 702 Eighth Ave., (817) 336-0345
Fort Worth Star Telegram - Jun 20, 2002
John Warn Nix (1874 - 1955)
Daisy Dean Dale Nix (1873 - 1944)
Edward Patrick Barry (1913 - 1991)*
Nellie Nix King (1899 - 1986)*
Laura Elizabeth Mix Strickland (1908 - 1979)*
Dorothy Dale Nix Barry (1910 - 2002)
Mildred Nix Arambula (1913 - 1993)*
Created by: Helen Parker
Record added: Jun 17, 2009
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