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 Claude Owen Barker

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Claude Owen Barker

  • Birth 27 Mar 1899 Texas, USA
  • Death 16 May 1954 Tidwell, Hunt County, Texas, USA
  • Burial Tidwell, Hunt County, Texas, USA
  • Memorial ID 7366733

Texas Deaths 1890-1976 (FamilySearch):
Name: Claude Owen Barker
Death date: 16 May 1954
Death place: Tidwell, Hunt, Texas
Gender: Male
Race or color (on document): white
Age at death: 55 years 1 month 19 days
Estimated birth year:
Birth date: 27 Mar 1899
Birth place: Texas
Marital status: Married
Spouse name:
Father name: Rufus Barker
Father birth place: U.S.A.
Mother name: Sarah Jane
Mother birth place: U.S.A.
Occupation: Farmer
Residence: Tidwell Community, Hunt, Texas
Cemetery name: Tidwell Cemetery
Burial place: Tidwell, Texas
Burial date: 18 May 1954
Additional relatives:
Film number: 2114150
Digital GS number: 4165605
Image number: 1133
Reference number: cn 23582
Collection: Texas Deaths, 1890-1976

Greenville (Texas) Morning Herald, Tuesday, 18 May 1954, page 8:

"Claude O. Barker Funeral Today

Funeral services for Claude Owen Barker, 53, who died Sunday evening at his home in the Tidwell Community, will be held at 2 o'clock this afternoon at the Tidwell Baptist Church.

Services will be conducted by Rev. Weldon Drake and Rev. Fred Moore.

Pallbearers will be: Eugene Moss, Jim Lamm, A. E. Vittetoe, J. D. Pearce, Bill Bennett and G. A. Jenkins.

Arrangements are in charge of James-Coker-Peters Funeral Home.

The body will rest at his family home in the Tidwell Community until shortly before the hour of the service.

Death came to Mr. Barker at 5:10 p.m. Sunday after an illness of several months.

Mr. Barker was born on March 27, 1901, the son of Rufus Barker and Sarah Jane Barker. Following the death of his first wife, Nellie Dickson, in 1930, he was married to Lillie B. McWhorter.

He was a member of the Tidwell Baptist Church.

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  • Maintained by: Dee Ferris
  • Originally Created by: John Armstrong
  • Added: 19 Apr 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7366733
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Claude Owen Barker (27 Mar 1899–16 May 1954), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7366733, citing Tidwell Cemetery, Tidwell, Hunt County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Dee Ferris (contributor 46912575) .