Jay and I have known each other for many years and have also seen a lot of ups and downs, both financially and in relationships. We're mostly kind of like brothers, and in that kind of relationship, you do get those times when you don't see eye-to-eye and stop talking to each other for sometimes years. But that's the way life is.
He does run two websites you may find interesting and entertaining. His main site was at www.neonparadise.com, and was possibly one of the largest and most comprehensive photo and tour sites on the Internet of Las Vegas, Nevada. It seems now to be defunct, as is gatesofdixie.com. His site that does work is his personal website at www.jaybarrymore.com,
Jay now lives in Laughlin, Nevada after retiring from his employ with the State of New Mexico for many years. He did quite well for himself, being able to retire at 62 with a fairly decent retirement income. Now enjoying the fruits of his labors.
Here's Jay sharing the photo spotlight with his daughter, Robyn in front of the Bellagio Fountain in Las Vegas, Nevada in October, 2010.
Jay at my ex-wife, Kathy's burial in Searchlight, Nevada on October 30, 2010. May she rest in peace.
Jay, his daughter Chauntel, and granddaughter Hannah at the London venue of "Wicked." Photo taken Friday, Sept 7, 2018 while travelling in the UK. They also got to see "Wicked" in New York City thirteen days later during the same trip. From Jay's Facebook page.