|Birth: ||Oct. 20, 1924|
|Death: ||Mar. 20, 2012|
1924 - 2012
Melba Barker, 87, of Lexington, formerly of Elliott County, passed away Monday, March 20, 2012, in Central Baptist Hospital in Lexington.
Mrs. Barker was born Oct0ber 20, 1924, in Elliott County, the daughter of the late Green and Nannie Howard Stamper. Melba was the last of 13 children.
She was also preceded in death by her husband, Jim Barker, and a son, Paul Barker, who passed away January 2, 2009.
Melba was a Christian, mother, grandmother and cook and loved to make quilts.
She is survived by three children, Junior Barker of Paris, Helen K. Thomas of Lexington and Kenny Barker of Paris. She is also survived by several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Thursday, March 22, 2012, at Lewis & Ferguson Funeral Home in Sandy Hook by Pastor Bill Henard. Burial will be in Howard Cemetery.
Friends may call after 11 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Paul Barker (1950 - 2009)*
Howard Cemetery #2
Created by: Rose
Record added: Mar 21, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 87175446
Added: Mar. 21, 2012