|Birth: ||Dec. 13, 1911|
Rhode Island, USA
|Death: ||Jul. 24, 2007|
TEC 3 US ARMY WORLD WAR II
DARTMOUTH — Albert Raymond "Ray" Barrow, aged 95, passed away Tuesday, July 24, 2007, at Brandon Woods of Dartmouth, surrounded by his loving family.
Born in Pawtucket, R.I., the son of Albert Foulkes Barrow and Mary Ellen (McCormick) Barrow.
He is survived by his wife of 65 years, Elizabeth "Betty" Winward (Chadwick) Barrow; a son; three grandchildren; a great-grandson; and several nieces and nephews. He was the brother of the late Arthur, Howard, Everett, Chester and George Barrow.
All six brothers served in the military during World War II.
Ray worked in textile mills until the outbreak of World War II. He served for the duration as a Technical Sergeant in the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in the Pacific Theater. Ray and Betty met at the Quisett Mill where they were employed.
From 1946 until 1969 he operated Barrow's Texaco on Route 6 in Dartmouth, and also served 10 years on the Dartmouth Board of Assessors. Until his retirement, Ray was a member of the Dartmouth Planning Board in the 1960's.
A Past President of the Dartmouth Lions Club, Ray was involved in fund-raising for Eye Research, his favorite charity.
Funeral arrangements under the direction of the Donaghy Funeral Home, 465 County St., New Bedford.
Published in the Standard-Times on 7/26/2007
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Elizabeth Winward Chadwick Barrow (1909 - 2009)
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Record added: Oct 09, 2009
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