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Obituary for Ralph Olin Barry Sr.

Ralph Olin  Barry Sr.
Ralph Olin Barry Sr., 75, of Center Hill passed away on July 24, 2020 at home surrounded by his family. He was born on December 20, 1944 in Plant City, Florida to Ernest and Evelyn (Swinderman) Barry. He was a Veteran of the U.S. Navy, assigned to the USS Thor. Ralph served his community throughout his life in many ways. He was a Constable for Sumter County and Mayor of Center Hill for 10 years. Mr. Barry was also the Police Chief in Center Hill for 10 years and finished his career as the Records Clerk for the Leesburg Police Department until his retirement.

He is survived by his wife, Nita (Holmes) Barry of Center Hill; son: Ralph Olin Barry Jr. of Lake County; stepdaughters: Carolyn Vidler (Eric) of St. Augustine, Betty Mercer (Robert) of Center Hill, and Ann Branch (Chris Morris) of Orlando. Ralph is also survived by many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

A Memorial Service will be held on Friday, August 7, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. at Purcell Funeral Home, 114 W. Noble Ave., Bushnell. Visitation will be held from 10:00-11:00 a.m. prior to the service. A Committal Service with Military Honors will follow at the Florida National Cemetery at 12:30 p.m.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made in his memory to: SPCA Florida, 5850 Brannen Rd. S., Lakeland, FL 33813.

Arrangements entrusted to Purcell Funeral Home, Bushnell, Florida.

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