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After a brief illness, James Barry Kite passed on January 20, 2018. Barry was the loving father of Brenda L. Fant, her husband Tim Fant and Debbie J. Bennett and the loving grandfather to Sara E. Fant and Katie M. Fant. Barry was born in Washington D.C. on May 17, 1941 to the late James Wilson and Olga Lou Kite and later moved to Parkersburg, WV where he met his wife, the late Patsy A. Kite. They married and moved to Culpeper in 1961 where they started a family and lived a great life. Barry was a banker for 35 years and had a passion for golf, the Washington Redskins and anything related to the weather. Never one to just sit around he was always working in the yard, around the house, doing book work or spending time with his family. He also enjoyed working the sports concessions for the Culpeper County High School Blue Devils teams for over 25 years. Barry is also survived by one brother, Randy B. Kite and numerous friends in the community. He will be greatly missed but his family is comforted in the fact that he has again been reunited with the love of his life.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, January 25, 2018 at 11:00a.m. in the chapel of Clore-English Funeral Home. Interment will be in Fairview Cemetery.
The family will receive friends Wednesday evening , January 24, 2018 from 6:00pm. until 8:00p.m. at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made in his memory to the Culpeper County High School Athletic Department or the American Heart Association.