Betty Marie Barker, 86, of Wooster died Sunday, March 13, 2016 at Wayne County Care Center.
She was born June 13, 1929 in Wayne County to Harvey Rice and Alice Ray Berry. On September 1, 1947 she married Roy Barker, Jr. He preceded her in death in 2005.
Betty was a member of Westwood Baptist Church and had worked for both Horn s Nursing Home and Wooster Community Hospital in the housekeeping department, retiring in 1989. She enjoyed spending time with her children and grandchildren.
She is survived by her children Roy Russell (Marilyn) Barker, III and Clara Martin both of Apple Creek, Raymond (Pam) Barker of Wooster, Charles (Susan) Barker of Queen Creek, AZ, Beverly (David) Bevington and Thomas Barker, both of Wooster; 13 grandchildren; many great grandchildren; sisters Virginia Weibe and Helen Lewis both of Wooster.
Along with her husband, Betty was preceded in death by her parents, 3 grandchildren, a brother Charles Berry, a sister Carmen Berry, 3 half-brothers and 3 half-sisters.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, March 17, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. at McIntire, Bradham & Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St. Wooster, with Pastor Dan Bishop officiating. Interment will follow in the Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery in Seville.
Friends will be received at the funeral home on Wednesday from 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Contributions may be directed to Wayne County Care Center, 876 S. Geyers Chapel Road, Wooster, Ohio 44691.
Online condolences may be left for the family at www.mcintirebradhamsleek.com.
Wayne County Care Center, 876 S. Geyers Chapel Road, Wooster, Ohio 44691.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, March 17, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. at McIntire, Bradham & Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St. Wooster
Wednesday from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at the funeral home