WAYNESVILLE — Frelo J. Barker, 88, passed away on Monday, Jan. 13, 2020.
He was preceded in death by one son; his parents; infant twins three brothers; two sisters and one grandson.
Frelo is survived by his beloved wife of 68-plus years, Emma Barker; three children; Joyce Ann Barker, Mike (Lorie) Barker and Ricky (Debbie) Barker; a sister, Willa Mae Rathbone, nine grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren; numerous nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.
A memorial service will be held at 12:30 p.m., Friday, Jan. 17, at Smoky Mountain Chapel with the Rev. Bobby Rogers officiating. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service.
Smoky Mountain Cremations and Funeral Service of Clyde is caring for the family and the online register is available at www.smokymountaincremations.com.