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  1. 1. A long time ago, in a galaxy not so far away…<br />
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  3. 3. Barry Lee Thornbury<br />August 17, 1961 – Older Than Dirt<br />
  4. 4. The Early Years<br />Barry was born in Virginia and spent most of his childhood in West Carrollton, Ohio. During this time he…. <br />Didn’t learn to swim but learned who he was… a lot about livin’ and a little about love.<br />Now for the highlights….<br />
  5. 5. Talking about cars… <br />Dreaming about women…<br />
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  7. 7. When you were a kid…<br />A cell phone was what you used to make your one phone call from jail.<br />
  8. 8. The Trouble Maker<br />I cant find any pictures of us, I just know he was the one who got us into trouble all the time. I was the good one. We were brothers and always will be,, we were there for each other and were best friends and experienced a lot together. <br />~Tom<br />
  9. 9. I honestly don’t know how we are both still alive,. our camping stories and our get rich schemes, he always had a way of trying to get rich schemes. of course none of them turned out. He had a lot of bull.... in him. He was trouble and he was quite the lady’s man., always had a gorgeous girl . I don’t know why but he did and he ended up marrying one.<br />
  10. 10. We met these two girls on a chat line blindly we ended up meeting them at a skating rink. he was laughing at me cause he thought I was gonna have the ugly one. guess who got the ugly one? Your dad. I laughed so hard I couldn’t stand it. Another time we went camping at rockey fork lake. Your dad was trying to impress on a group of teenagers there that we played in a band and was backup for uriah heap. we cant play anything. Guess what they had guitars and a drum and wanted us to play. let him tell you the rest. <br />~Tom<br />
  11. 11. Get Rich Schemes…<br />Lemonade Stand … Rock Star … Restaurant … Insurance Agencies … Computer Business … Sports Memorabilia … Author … Singing Agent … Crochet Snakes … Flipping Houses … Movie Producer … the list goes on …<br />
  12. 12. At one time we had a lot of people wanting to fight us. I think I told you when he got knocked out at a football game. me and your dad had a lot of good times together and I wouldn’t change a thing. he is my brother and I always have loved him.<br />~Tom<br />
  13. 13. When you were a kid…<br />A video game was trying to make out what the fuzzy images were on a snowy, black & white 10 inch TV screen.<br />This became your daughters favorite channel <br />
  14. 14. Our family is a circle of strength and love…
With every birth and every union the circle grows…
Every joy shared adds more love…
Every crisis faced together makes the circle grow stronger.<br />
  15. 15. When you were a kid…<br />A calculator was the accountant that did your taxes.<br />
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  19. 19. When you were a kid…<br />A birthday was something you actually looked forward to!<br />
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  21. 21. When you were a kid…<br />High speed access was an on-ramp on the freeway.<br />
  22. 22. Family Beginnings<br />Barry<br />Riley<br />Caden<br />Jacob<br />
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  25. 25. Some Things Never Change<br />Like grandFATHER ….Like grandSON<br />
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  27. 27. When you were a kid…<br />Remote meant a secluded spot off the beaten path.<br />
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  30. 30. When you were a kid…<br />Cable was something that supported a bridge.<br />
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  32. 32. Everybody say…<br />I’m a <br />Winner!<br />
  33. 33. Happy 50th Birthday <br />Barry<br />