MARY IVA BARRY
Mary Iva Barry, age 90, of Mountain City, TN, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, December 27, 2014 at Mountain City Care Center. She was born in Sullivan County, TN on July 13, 1924 to the late William Crussell and Pearl Cross Crussell. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Berlie A Buck Barry, who passed away on April 29, 2012.
Mary enjoyed sewing, quilting, cooking and her flowers. She loved her family and wanted to spend as much time with them as possible. Mary will be truly missed by all who knew her.
Mary loved attending church and was a member of Liberty Christian Church. She loved her church family and truly enjoyed reading her Bible.
She is survived by a daughter, Alice Faye McCloud; sons and daughters-in law: Daniel and Gearlene Barry, Wayne and Vickie Barry and Joe and Pat Barry all of Mountain City, TN; six grandchildren; nine great grandchildren; sisters: Faye Webb, Juanita Harkleroad and Hazel Moretz, several nieces and nephews.
Funeral service was conducted at 2:00 pm on Tuesday, December 30, 2014 from the Mountain City Funeral Home with Minister Maurice Widener officiating. The family received friends from 12:00 until 2:00 pm prior to the funeral service. The graveside service and interment followed from Phillippi Cemetery. Pallbearers were Brad Davis, Jason Barry, Chuck McCracken, Chaz McCracken, Chris McCloud, Greg Matheson and David Pennington. Honorary pallbearers were Mike Eller, Carl Williams, Jim Hutchinson, Members of Liberty Christian Church and her many special friends and neighbors.
At other times, the family will receive friends at the home of her son Daniel Barry, 1867 Pleasant Valley Road, Mountain City, TN.
Those who wish may send memorial contributions to Taylorsville Masonic Lodge # 243, Attn. Widows Fund, c/o Danny Cunningham, 128 Sunset Drive, Mountain City, TN 37683.
Condolences may be sent to the family through our website at www.mountaincityfh.com .
The family of Mary Iva Barry has entrusted her services to Mountain City Funeral Home, 224 S. Church Street, Mountain City, TN 37683.