He was born on June 1, 1956 in Danville, Illinois, the son of Ralph Lester Glover and Ruth Louise Kinder. He was raised in Hoopeston, Illinois, and moved to Elk Creek, Missouri, when he was 13 years old. He was saved and baptized at Elk Creek Baptist Church.
He married Janet Czybrinksi, and two children were born from this union: Clinton and Stella. Later, with Amber Jarrett, he had two more children: Bailey and Adam.
Barry was a hard worker and had a particular skill with heavy equipment. He also used to do auto-body work. He was well known for his generosity, always ready to help others. He overcame a lot of adversity in his life. He was never known to say a negative word about anyone. He enjoyed camping and fishing.
He was preceded in death by his son, Clinton Lester Glover and his mother, Ruth Louise Glover.
He is survived by his father, Ralph Glover; two brothers, Terry Glover of Boswell, Indiana, and Jay Glover of Turkey Ridge, Missouri; two sisters, Jan Fugitt of Mtn. Grove, Missouri, and Gail Wright of Rogersville, Missouri; two daughters, Stella Barr and Bailey Glover of Cabool; a son, Adam Glover of Cabool; a grandson, Silas Blane Ketchum; and two granddaughters, Lyric Barr and Wisteria Corn.
Barry rededicated his life to Christ and was baptized on Sunday, June 11, 2017.
A graveside memorial service was held at 3:00 p.m. Monday, June 19, 2017, at Jarrett Cemetery near Cabool with Terry Brown officiating. Interment was under the direction of Elliott-Gentry-Carder Funeral Home of Cabool. Online condolences may be made at www.egcfuneralhome.com.