Richard G. Barker, 67, of El Dorado, passed away on Tuesday, May 7, 2013 in El Dorado. Services will be held at a later date.
Richard was born on Dec. 6, 1945 in El Dorado, the son of Delbert and Esther (Bell) Barker. He worked for Union Tank Car Company as a rail worker and in maintenance for 37 years. Richard was member of Prospect Baptist Church.
He leaves his sons, David (Johnna) Barker of El Dorado and Zach Barker of Mexico; life time partner, Carolyn Barker; sister, Norma (Bill) Sarcoxie; and grandchildren, Bradin, Kailey, Lexie, Drew, Elle and Benjamin.
His parents and son, Larry, preceded Richard in death.
Carlson Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. Condolences for the family may be sent to www.carlsoncolonial.com.