Darrell Barker, age 84, of Grassy Creek, KY passed away Monday in the Life Care Center, Morehead, KY after an extended illness. He was born October 9, 1934 at Grassy Creek, KY, a son of the late John Henry Barker and Lucille Gibbs Barker. He was a retired heavy equipment operator. He accepted the Lord Jesus Christ as his Savior. Besides his parents he was preceded in death by a grandson Earnest Edward Kitchens III., two sisters Phyllis Ann Barker, Nancy Geneva Barker, three brothers Alfred, Ralph and Revis Barker.
Surviving is his wife Frankie Gevedon Barker of Grassy Creek, KY. two daughters Regina Ann Barker Skaggs (Gary) of Grassy Creek, KY, Darlene Barker of Ocean City, New Jersey. Six grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren. Three sisters Connie Bressler (Billy), and Fonda Wells all of West Liberty, KY. Lanell McCarty (Lavon) of Cannel City, KY. Four brothers J.C. Barker of Hudson, FL., Gary Barker (Darla) of Owensboro, KY, Eddie Barker (Sally) of West Liberty, KY, Jackie Barker (Leann) of Owensboro, KY.
Funeral services will be 1:00pm, Saturday December 22, 2018 at Herald & Stewart & Halsey Chapel with Bro.Kenny Gevedon and Bro. Jim Tyra officiating. Burial in Grassy Lick Cemetery, Grassy Creek, KY. Visitation after 6:00pm, Friday at Herald & Stewart & Halsey Funeral Home, West Liberty, KY.
Pallbearers will be Nicholas Lynn Skaggs, Gary Lynn Skaggs, Ralph Barker, David Haney, Joshua Paul Skaggs, Billy Bressler and Adam Burton.