Obituary of FRED BARKER
Fred L. Barker, 70, of Unahala Creek on Alarka passed away Sunday, January 11, 2009 at home after an extended illness.
Surviving are his wife, Wanda; two sons, Gregory of Olin, NC and Freddie of Winston Salem; two daughters, Melodie Barton of New Mexico and Jessie Barker of the home; two brothers, Doyle of Lexington and Ronnie of Alarka; one sister, Mildred Woodard of Alarka; three grandsons, Clinton, Nicholas, and Samuel; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Fred served his country with the Army and Most of his life as a supervisor in the furniture industry.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday at Alarka Church of God. Rev. Jerry Dillon, pastor of Parkway Pentecostal Church in Madison, Mississippi where Fred was a member will officiate with Rev. Benji Collins and Rev. Jim Frady assisting. Burial will be in the Mason Branch Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the church.
Crisp Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.