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Olive Elizabeth Hennessee Barry
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Birth: Jun. 16, 1919
Bridgeport
Fairfield County
Connecticut, USA
Death: Apr. 22, 2003
Cornelius
Mecklenburg County
North Carolina, USA

Olive H. Barry

Olive H. Barry, 83, of Pinehurst died on Tuesday (April 22, 2003) at Lake Norman.

A memorial service will be held on Thursday, May 8, at 2 p.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Pinehurst. The family will receive friends after the service at the Pine Crest Inn.

Mrs. Barry was born in Bridgeport, Conn., to the late Samuel and Elizabeth Hennessee. She attended Sacred Heart Academy in Belmont, graduated from UNC-Greensboro and attended UNC-Chapel Hill for one year. She worked with the Social Services Department in Carthage before her marriage. In September of 1943, she married John Barry, a U.S. Navy pilot, who went on to serve aboard the Aircraft Carriers Hornet and Essex before being lost at sea.

Surviving are her son, John Barry, of Lake Norman; her sister, Carroll Huntley of Pinehurst; three nephews and one niece.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to: Hospice of Charlotte/The Lake, 1420 East 7th Street, Charlotte, NC 28204.
 
 
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 Spouse:
  John E Barry (____ - 1944)
 
Burial:
Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown.
 
Created by: Mike Weeks
Record added: Feb 10, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 47934580
 

 
 
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