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Buford Taylor Barker
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Birth: Mar. 21, 1916
Gaston County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Jun. 13, 1994
Charlotte
Mecklenburg County
North Carolina, USA

Buford was the son of Lester Fletcher Barker and his wife Laura Kelly. His twin Beulah Barker died 4 April 1916 and is buried at Fairfield UMC, Denver, NC. His other siblings were Ruby Lee, Clyde William, James Hollis and Mildred Culpepper.

On 15 May 1940 he became the husband of Bessie Goodson. This union was blessed with William F Barker, Robert B Barker and Betty Carol Howe.

He enlisted in the U S Army 2 July 1943 at Camp Croft, SC for World War Two. At that time he was listed as construction machine operator. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Lester Fletcher Barker (1883 - 1962)
  Laura Louisa Kelly Barker (1886 - 1976)
 
 Spouse:
  Bessie Goodson Barker (1919 - 2006)*
 
 Siblings:
  Buford Taylor Barker (1916 - 1994)
  Beulah M Barker (1916 - 1916)*
  Ruby Lee Barker (1918 - 1918)*
  Clyde William Barker (1920 - 2001)*
  James Hollis Barker (1922 - 2007)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hillcrest Gardens
Mount Holly
Gaston County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Past Participle
Record added: Feb 17, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 65770545
Buford Taylor Barker
Added by: Mike Huffstetler
 
Buford Taylor Barker
Added by: Mike Huffstetler
 
Buford Taylor Barker
Added by: Mike Huffstetler
 
 
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