YORK, Pa. Jimmie R. Barker passed away on Saturday, June 8, 2019, at UPMC Pinnacle Hospital in Harrisburg, Pa. Jimmie was born on December 5, 1934, the son of the late Ora and Laura (Brooks) Barker. He was also preceded in death by his brothers, Calvin Barker Sr. and Carson Barker; and a grandson, Christian R. Barker. He is survived by his son, Jeffrey R. Barker and wife, Holly; his daughter, Karen S. Walker and husband, Jon, of York, Pa.; grandchildren, Alyssa and Blake Walker, and Rachel Barker; sisters, Frances Perkins and husband, Bill, of Troutdale, Va., and Brenda Young and husband, Jerry, of Sugar Grove, Va., nieces and nephews, and other loving family and friends. Jimmie retired from AMP, Incorporated in 1996 after 40 years of service. He enjoyed spending time with family and friends, and hunting, fishing, and camping. The family will receive friends from 9 until 10 a.m. on Friday, June 14, 2019, at Bradley's Funeral Home Chapel in Marion. A graveside service will follow at Liberty Hill Baptist Church Cemetery in Troutdale, with Pastor Tim Boyette officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Liberty Hill Baptist Church, P.O. Box 6, Troutdale, VA 24378. Expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family at www.bradleysfh.com. Bradley's Funeral Home of Marion is serving the Barker family.

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