Floyd J. Barker Jr. of Baxter Springs, Kan., died Sunday, Jan. 20, 2008, at Quaker Hill Manor in Lowell, Kan. He was 84.
Mr. Barker was born March 24, 1923, to Floyd J. and Eva (Grazier) Barker Sr.
He married Margaret Elizabeth Decker on June 15, 1942, in Burlington, Kan. She preceded him in death.
He was also preceded in death by his parents; two sisters, Daisy Katon and Sue Adams, and one grandson, Wes Barnett.
Survivors include two daughters, Betty Ellis of Riverton, Kan., and Carol Barnett and husband Raymond of Quapaw; one sister, Mary Green Feather of Baxter Springs; five grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.
Services will be 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Baxter Springs. Burial will be in Lowell Cemetery.
A Rosary service will be 7 p.m. today at Derfelt's Baxter Chapel in Baxter Springs. Visitation will follow until 9 p.m. and the funeral home.