PARK HILLS -- Charles “Charlie” L. Barker of Leadwood was born October 18, 1936, in Leadwood to the late Roscoe and Flora (Reynolds) Barker and departed this life May 13, 2019, at the age of 82 years. In addition to his parents, Charlie was preceded in death by his brothers, Bob Hartzell and Roger Womack.
Charlie is survived by his wife, Earlene (Hinkle) Barker; children, Charlie (Kristi) Barker, Norma (Wayne) Crump, Loretta (Bryan) Fortner, Vickie Barker, Linda (Paul) Keen, Anita Barker, and Tina (Kyle) Burr; two step-children, Tina (Charles) Mullins, and Craig (Paula) Kemp; 27 grandchildren and 30 great-grandchildren. Nieces, nephews, cousins and friends also survive.
Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Wednesday, May 15, 2019, at Coplin Funeral Home. A funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Thursday, May 16, 2019, at Coplin Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Larry Allison and Rev. Herb McMillian officiating. Interment at Leadwood Cemetery.