Donald Ames Barker, November 18, 1959-October 10, 2010. Son of Clyde Barker, Sr. (deceased) and Ruby Kearney Barker of North Carolina; Brother of Jimmy Kearney, Lynn Barker Finnegan, and Rebecca Barker Brocker of North Carolina, Clyde Barker, Jr., of Texas, and Kathrine Barker Adkins of Ohio; Father of Gerald Houck of Florida, with Sherrie Kueczynski (deceased); Former husband of Bethany Barker Rose; Father of Jenna Barker Rose and Cara Barker Hadfield; and Grandfather of Micheal and Katharine Hadfield, all of North Carolina. Former partner of Mary Jo Caffey; and Father of Patricia Mae Caffey, both of Albuquerque; Former partner of Merrie Dawn Ritter; and Master of Mesa del Sol, the sweetest dog in the world, both of Albuquerque. In Albuquerque, he worked for Armour Pavement, Salls Brothers Construction, and Vic Peery Construction, among others. ~ May God bless you and keep you in His loving arms ~ We love you and will miss you ~ Public Memorial Service: Sunday, October 17, 2010, 5:00 p.m., Mesa del Sol Open Space, at the end of Dragway Rd SE. For directions contact Merrie Ritter, 505-818-7182.
Published on: Sat October 16, 2010