Born: Friday Mar 21, 1941

Died: Monday Oct 1, 2018


Gloria W. Barker

March 21, 1941 - October 1, 2018

Gloria Washburn Barker, 77, passed away Monday evening, October 1, 2018, at UNC-Rockingham Rehab and Nursing Care Center in Eden.

A funeral service will be held at 11 AM on Friday, October 5, at Fair Funeral Home Chapel with burial to follow in Roselawn Memorial Gardens.  The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service (10 - 11 AM) at Fair Funeral Home.

Mrs. Barker was born March 21, 1941 in Spray, NC, to the late Curtis Washburn, Sr. and Bessie Bennett Washburn.  She was a graduate of Morehead High School and was a former supervisor for Vanier Graphics.  Gloria was a member of Osborne Baptist Church and loved attending.  She enjoyed her sister trips to the beach, camping, playing Rook and most of all, she loved spending time with her family.

She is survived by two daughters, Julie Ferguson and Diane Harris both of Eden;  two grandchildren, Jamie Younger and wife, Jennifer of Dryfork, VA and Chris Snowdy of Eggleston, VA; four great-grandchildren, Kennedy and Olivia Younger, Brayden and Dominic Snowdy;  sisters, Cindy Harman and husband, Jack of Sunset Beach and Gayle Trollinger of Cascade, VA;  brothers, Homer Washburn of Eden and Mac Washburn and wife, Brenda of Smyrna;  and numerous nieces and nephews.  

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Jack Barker.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Rockingham County, PO Box 281, Wentworth, NC  27375.

Online condolences may be offered to the family at www.fairfuneralhome.com



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You have left us to join Jack, but we will always miss you and love you.. We loved Gloria so much and always looked forward to see her and Jack. May God bless and comfort all of you.
Mac & Brenda Washburn

Dear Washburn/Barker Family, Tom and I were so sorry to hear about Gloria. God bless all of you in this time of sorrow. God bless you all. Tom and Dian Cook Lovell
Dian Lovell

Julie and Diane, I am so very sorry for your loss. May God wrap His arms around your family and give you comfort and peace during this time. Much love to all. Sandra Setliff Chambers and family
Sandra Chambers

My sincere condolences for your loss may the God of comfort be with your family during this most difficult time. Please find comfort from these words 2Corinthians 1:3, 4 and Isaiah 25:8.
Artina

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