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Maurice Lee Barker, Sr.

July 22, 1935 ~ April 29, 2021 (age 85)


Mr. Maurice Lee Barker, Sr., age 85, of Milton, North Carolina, passed away on Thursday, April 29, 2021 at Person Memorial Hospital in Roxboro, North Carolina.

Mr. Barker was born on July 22, 1935, in Danville, Virginia,  a son of the late Willie Greenwood Barker, Sr. and Janie Talley Barker.

Mr. Barker was the owner and operator of Barker Auto Sales, Inc. and was a member of Semora United Methodist Church.

Mr. Barker is survived by his loving wife, Carolyn Wood Barker; children, Maurice “Lee” Barker, Jr. (Sheila Smith Barker) and Jan Barker Sylvester (William Arthur Sylvester); grandchildren, Samuel Lee Barker (Dianna), William Maurice Barker, Richard Galen Sylvester (Jessica) , Kathryn Leigh Sylvester. Also surviving are eight great-grandchildren.

Graveside services will be conducted on Saturday, May 1, 2021 at 2PM at Prospect United Methodist Church Cemetery with Reverend Adam Benson officiating.

Swicegood Funeral Service is respectfully serving the Barker family. 

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Graveside Service
May 1, 2021

2:00 PM
Prospect United Methodist Church Cemetery

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