Barry Paul Drew died early in the morning on January 29th. Barry was born in St. Louis, MO, October 12th 1945 to Charles and Loretta Drew. Survived by his spouse of 48 years, Patricia Drew, daughter Brittany Drew Biggs (Michael) of Round Rock, TX; son Chase Drew (Allison), of McKinney, TX; grandchildren Emily and Evan Biggs, Davis and Charles Drew, his brother David, of St Louis and his beloved dogs.
Barry grew up in St. Louis attending University of Missouri and Washington University, graduating with multiple degrees. During college, a track star competing in the decathlon. He holds the Missouri record for fastest 100 yard dash. During his freshman year, Barry qualified to represent the U.S. Olympic track team, which he missed due to injury. He also was captain of the U.S. rugby team that won many international matches. Full obituary at www.lawsonsfuneralhomes.com.
Published on February 27, 2018