Myrtle Lee Barker, 96 was born to John C. and Lanta M. Vardell Hughes on March 31, 1921 in Gravel Hill, Arkansas and passed away on Friday, June 30, 2017 in Searcy, Arkansas.
Mrs. Barker worked for several years at the Shoe Factory in Searcy. She also owned and operated Myrtle Lee's Beauty Shop for many years. She was always full of life and enjoyed spending time with her family. She was a member of the Cloverdale Church of Christ.
She is preceded in death by her parents, her husband of 63 years, Ernest D. Barker, a son, Kenneth D. Barker, three brothers and two sisters.
She is survived by a son, DeWayne Barker (Alice), two grandsons, Butch Barker (JoAnna), Scott Barker (Jan) and a great-granddaughter, Carman Barker.
Visitation from 1 PM until Service time at 2 PM on Friday, July 7, 2017 at Roller-Daniel Funeral Home in Searcy. Interment will follow at White County Memorial Gardens.