|Birth: ||Jul. 1, 1931|
|Death: ||Mar. 20, 2010|
LAPEL — William Louis "Bill" Barker, 78, of Lapel, passed away Saturday, March 20, 2010, at Community Hospital Anderson, following a period of declining health.
He was born July 1, 1931, in Anderson, Ind., to Lewis and Ruby (Jones) Barker. He graduated from Lapel High School in 1949, and he played on the Lapel basketball team that defeated the Anderson Indians in sectional play. Bill retired in 1993 from Phillips Iron and Metal in Anderson after over 40 years of employment. He was a member of East Lynn Christian Church in Anderson; was active in working with the Lapel Babe Ruth and Little League programs; and was an avid bowler, golfer and fisherman.
He is survived by . . ..
Bill was preceded in death by his parents; and a brother, Max Barker.
Funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Scott E. Hersberger Funeral Home, 1010 N. Main St., Lapel, with the Rev. Susan Cameron officiating.
Burial will follow at Brookside Cemetery, Lapel.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to East Lynn Christian Church, 522 E. 53rd St., Anderson, IN 46013, or to the American Heart Association.
Published in The Herald Bulletin on 3/22/2010
Louis A Barker (1901 - 1962)
Ruby Jones Barker (1910 - 1995)
Roberta Maxine Scott Barker (1931 - 2014)*
William Louis Barker (1931 - 2010)
Max V Barker (1934 - 1992)*
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Record added: Mar 22, 2010
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