December 9, 1938 - October 11, 2020
GREENFIELD – Carl Franklin Barrow, Sr., age 81, of Greenfield, passed away on Sunday, October 11, 2020. He was born in Corydon, Indiana on December 9, 1938 to Homer and Clara (Mathes) Barrow. He proudly served in the U.S. Air Force. Carl married Sylvia (Pogue) on January 15, 1959 in Higley, Arizona. He was a chief electrical estimator and owner of Flex-N-Things in Indianapolis. Carl was a member of the Blue Lodge and Scottish Rite, where he was a 32nd degree mason. He enjoyed the outdoors, hunting, fishing, and mowing the lawn. Carl most of all loved spending time with his grandchildren. He was well known and loved by many for his wit and charm. Carl is survived by his wife of 61 years, Sylvia Barrow; daughter, Jeannie Blizzard, and husband Cliff; grandchildren, Randy A. Bratton, Annie Bratton, D’Ann McGeehon, and husband Trevor, and Nick England, and wife Rachel; and 11 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, Homer and Clara Barrow; daughter, Libby Bratton; son, Frank Barrow, Jr.; and four siblings, William Barrow, Frances Mahoney, John Barrow, and Jean Kestler. A memorial gathering will be held on Saturday, October 17, 2020, from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. at Erlewein Mortuary & Crematory, 1484 W. US Hwy. 40, Greenfield, IN 46140. As a reminder, masks are required in public indoor spaces and please practice social distancing. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made by mail to the American Lung Association of Indiana, 115 W Washington St #1180-South, Indianapolis, IN 46204, or envelopes will be available at the mortuary. Friends may share a memory or condolence at www.erleweinmortuary.com.
GREENFIELD – Carl Franklin Barrow, Sr., age 81, of Greenfield, passed away on Sunday, October 11, 2020. He was born in Corydon, Indiana on December 9, 1938 to Homer and Clara (Mathes) Barrow. He proudly served in the U.S. Air Force.... View Obituary & Service Information
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