1940 – 2014
Putnam – Ernest “Shorty” Barry, 73, of Munyan Rd., died Sunday, January 5, 2014 in Harrington Healthcare at Hubbard. Born in Putnam, he was the son of the late Ernest and Margaret (Jannine) Barry.
Shorty was a Highway Worker for the town of Putnam for 30 years, retiring in 1997. He was a member of Tri State Cruisers. He enjoyed going to car shows and flea markets.
Shorty is survived by his brother, Ronald Barry and his wife Ginny of N. Grosvenordale; sisters, Gloria Strode and her husband Ray of Brunswick, GA, Judith Clark of Lake Hamelton, FL, Sandra Moody and her companion Randall Landry of Putnam, Linda Bellerose and her husband Richard of Yelm, Washington, and Denise Eberly and her husband Donald of Brunswick, GA; nieces and nephews, Leroy, Linda Jean, David, Daniel, Deanna, Randy, Jenny, Dawn, and John Paul; and several great and great-great, nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends are invited to visit with Shorty’s family from 9:00 am to 10:00 am on Saturday, January 11, 2014 in the Gilman Funeral Home, 104 Church St., Putnam, followed by a Funeral Service in the funeral home at 10:00 am. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.