Barry William Story Sr. ’65

Barry William Story Sr., age 80 of Lenoir, passed away, on Friday, January 6, 2023 at Caldwell Memorial Hospital. Born Tuesday, October 20, 1942 to the late Ollie Irene Story and Glenn Allen Story in Caldwell County, NC.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his son Barry William Story Jr., Brother James Allen Story and best friend Mike “LP” Maynard.

Mr. Story is survived by his wife of 58 years “Cindy” Inocencia Rodriguez, Daughter Stefani Story Carroll (Husband Thomas Glenn Carroll) and Grandchildren Cecilia Story Carroll and Noah Story Carroll.

Barry will be remembered for being a loving husband, father, and grandfather. After graduating from Lenoir High School Mr. Story went on to graduate from Davidson College and then NC State University with a Mechanical Engineering Degree. Barry was known for being a kind man, an anonymous contributor to the community that would help many in the time of need.

The Story family will host a family led Celebration of Life on February 4, 2023 at 6:00 pm, at the Cedar Rock Country Club.

In lieu of flowers the family request donations be made to Amorem Hospice 902 Kirkwood St NW, Lenoir, NC or the Lenoir Service League.

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