Barry Eugene Cain of Mountain Grove, Missouri, son of the late Harold and Bonnie (Reeves) Cain, was born February 9, 1963, in Houston, Missouri. He went to heaven on February 23, 2021, at his home at the age of 58 years, 14 days.
He grew up in Dunn, Missouri with his family. He graduated from Mountain Grove High School in 1981. Barry started his working life at Town & Country Supermarket during high school where he got to know so many community members and made friends that he still considered his family. After one semester spent at College of the Ozarks, he came back home to work with his father at Hutchens Industries. There he added more members to his working family. After a layoff, he worked at Dairy Farmers of America in Cabool, Missouri, for a few years. He then went back to Hutchens Industries, where he worked until his passing.
Barry was saved several years ago and became a member of First Baptist Church in Mountain Grove. During his time there, he was active in their children’s ministry. He was a helper in the Royal Ambassador program and helped with crafts during vacation Bible school.
He loved woodworking and was always ready to share his love with others. Many around have something he has made in their home. He loved to hunt, fish, and shoot clay birds.
Barry was preceded in death by his father, Harold Cain, and his mother, Bonnie Cain.
He is survived by his brother, Harold Cain of Cabool; his sister, Christy Thornhill and husband Kevin of Mountain Grove; four nieces and one nephew and their families; and many other family and friends.
Visitation was held Thursday, February 25, 2021, from 3:00 to 6:00 p.m. at First Baptist Church, Mountain Grove. Graveside services were held Monday, March 1, 2021, at 10:00 a.m. at Cabool Cemetery with Rev. Gene Edwards and Rev. Dustin Byrd officiating. Song selections were “The Old Rugged Cross,” “In The Garden,” “Amazing Grace/My Chains Are Gone” and “It Is Well With My Soul” sung by Diana Edwards. Rick Garner, Nicholas Thornhill, Dustin Lathrom, Jonathon Sanders, Jake Yost and Richard Tuel served as honorary pallbearers. Burial was in Cabool Cemetery under the direction of Craig-Hurtt Funeral Home, Mountain Grove. Memorial contributions may be made to Diabetes Association in care of the funeral home.