of West Helena, AR
June 1, 1938 - July 21, 2023
Alice Marie Barker, age 85, passed away on Friday, July 21, 2023 in Marion, Arkansas. Marie was born on Wednesday, June 1, 1938 in Indianola, Mississippi to the late Ernest Blaylock and Lillie Mae Mixon. Marie married Lewis "Dan" Barker on Saturday, August 29, 1959 and remained married until his passing in January 1998. Mrs. Marie is survived by two grandchildren, Rhonda Earls (Jason), Tommy Howie (LeeAnn); five great grandchildren, Bentley Foley, Alden Earls, Brinley Earls, Kraven Howie, Daniel Howie and three sisters, Ernestine Johnston (Buddy), Betty Blaylock and Thelma Blaylock. Mrs. Marie is preceded in death by her loving husband; parents; one son, Lewis Daniel Barker; one daughter, Dana Marie Howie and two sisters, Lillie Bivens and Juanita Cook. A graveside service will be held Wednesday, July 26, 2023 at 11:00 A.M. at Marianna Memorial Park in Marianna, Arkansas. Brother Fred Garrison will be officiating.Services will be directed by Roller-Citizens, West Helena, (870)572-2571. Relatives and friends may sign the online guestbook at www.rollerfuneralhomes.com/westhelena.
Rhonda and Tommy and families, Iâ€™m sorry to hear of your grandmotherâ€™s passing. May God give you peace and comfort.
Will miss my Aunt Marie
So sorry for the passing of your loved one. I loved her too and felt like she was my family because my Aunt Lillie spoke of her so often. â¤ï¸
So sorry to hear this !!!Marie and I worked together several years at Wonder Bread in West Helena!!After we retired we had kept in touch!!Sure will miss her!!Praying for her family!!
I will truly miss my friend and neighbor! Rest In Peace!