Known to his family and friends as Baz or Curly, he was a familiar face around Oswaldtwistle, Church and Accrington. He was a Jack of all trades who would help anyone out with any work or odd jobs that needed doing.
In his spare time when he was younger enjoyed fishing and more recently studied the art of bee keeping.
Barry sadly leaves behind his dearly loved partner Christine, his much loved children Anita, Garry and Graham and also his many treasured grandchildren.
He will be very sadly missed by all his loving family and friends.
A celebration of life service will be held (today) Friday 29th September at 9.40am at Accrington Crematorium.
Donations are welcomed in memory of Baz c/o Barton & Hallworth Funeral Service, The Old Foxhill, 136 Union Road, Oswaldtwistle. BB5 3DR Tel: 01254 390542.