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Mr. James "Jimmy" Dennis Barker
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“John I'm so sorry to hear about the loss of your son Jimmy. He was a bright out going kid. The world was a better place with him in it. My deepest...Read More »
1 of 25 | Posted by: Bob Harper - Louisville, KY

“To the Barker family, Jimmy was a delightful, respectful young man. I will always remember the times hearing his laughter at our house when he and...Read More »
2 of 25 | Posted by: Cynthia Shore - Louisville, KY

“So very sorry for your loss. My heart & prayers for all. Jimmy will always be a little brother to me. ”
3 of 25 | Posted by: Dawn Striegel Stewart - IN

“Dana Jack and boys and Pam and Denny-so sorry for your loss. Our hearts go out to you at this difficult time. Prayers for the days ahead!!! ”
4 of 25 | Posted by: Sherri Evanow - Mount Washington, KY

“J Jimmy you always so good to us.We are sure going to miss you. You our in the Arms of the Angels.Your Grandma and Grandpa and Aunt Grace and Emily...Read More »
5 of 25 | Posted by: Barry and Chippy Be - Louisville, KY

“Jimmy was a great person and wonderful friend.. He will be missed by all who knew him. May Godwrap his arms aaround Jimmy's family and friends at...Read More »
6 of 25 | Posted by: jessica Biegert - Lagrange, KY

“Pam & Denny,Our heart are hurting for you and all the Barker family in the loss of your son... You are all in our thoughts and our prayers.. ”
7 of 25 | Posted by: Marsha Miller - Crestwood, KY

“Rest in Peace dear friend. It is so sad to realize we will never hear you sing or laugh again. My love and prayers go out to Jimmy's family and...Read More »
8 of 25 | Posted by: Jennifer Hawkins - Louisville, KY

“My prayers are with family and friends Jimmy was a great guy and will be missed I will take a lap on Preston for old times pal Rest Easy! ”
9 of 25 | Posted by: Mike Ayres - Louisville, KY

“Prayers sent from my family to all of the Barkers. I will always remember the good times Cruising and hanging in the basement love you Bro. ”
10 of 25 | Posted by: Jason Capell - Louisville, KY

“Dear family I am sincerely sorry for the loss of your loved one May you find comfort in the hope that you will see your love one again Acts17:31 ”
11 of 25 | Posted by: A friend

“Dayton and Family, I hated to hear of your loss. I am praying for peace for you and your family. Mrs. Jacobi, HHMS ”
12 of 25 | Posted by: Nissa Jacobi

“Pam and Denny, I am terribly sorry for your loss. I can't even begin to imagine. It has been many years since I have seen him but he is forever in...Read More »
13 of 25 | Posted by: A friend

“To Pam, Denny, Dayton, Dana and all of Jimmy's family and friends, may God continue to hold you close and give you strength. Jimmy knew your love...Read More »
14 of 25 | Posted by: Lori Mach - TX - family

“Denny and Pam I am so sorry about the passing of your son that it makes my heart break. If there is anything I can do please let me know. With much...Read More »
15 of 25 | Posted by: Everett Allen Sayre Jr. - IN

“My deepest sympathy for the family. May God carry you all through this difficult time. ”
16 of 25 | Posted by: A friend

“Denny and Pam I am so utterly sorry for your loss. Sending you light and love Sarah Fahey Hughes-Thomas ”
17 of 25 | Posted by: A friend

“Jimmy was such a great guy! I will have so many great memories of him from back in the day. My love to everyone mourning his loss ”
18 of 25 | Posted by: Chasity Hall - BonAqua, TN

“Love you brother sorry to see you leave us so soon. I'm going to miss you... ”
19 of 25 | Posted by: Michael Link - KY - friend

“So very sorry to hear of Jimmy's passing. Prayers and thoughts to his family. He was a good friend to us. ”
20 of 25 | Posted by: Shelly and David Clark - SC

“Dear Pam and Denny my heart breaks for you and your family. I have lost children and no one knows what it is like unless they have to go through it....Read More »
21 of 25 | Posted by: Marilyn LaMaster - LOUISVILLE, KY

“Peace be with you and your family ”
22 of 25 | Posted by: A friend

23 of 25 | Posted by: Ronda Peterson - Louisville, KY

“Jimmy you will be so missed. I can still see that big grin on your face. I know you are in God's arms and resting peacefully now. You always kissed...Read More »
24 of 25 | Posted by: Charlotte& Raymond Bailey - KY

“So many memories from playing mail box baseball, the haunted hotel where you push me down the slide and you and Brian laughed at me and Anna. Just...Read More »
25 of 25 | Posted by: Brian and Beth Troxell Troxell - KY

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Mr. James "Jimmy" Dennis Barker, age 40, of Okolona returned to his Heavenly Father on March 11, 2017. Mr. Barker was an insulator for Local #51 and a Catholic by faith. Among those that preceded him in death include his aunts, Grace Levsay and Janice Wolford; niece, Emily Paige Payne; and grandfather, Martin Barker. He leaves to cherish his memory his son, Dayton James Barker; parents, John and Pam Barker; sister, Dana Payne (Jack); nephews, Jackson and Cameron; mother of his son, Amanda Brown; girlfriend, Anna Rogers; and a host of family and friends.
Funeral service will be conducted at 10 am on Thursday, March 16, 2017 in the chapel of Schoppenhorst, Underwood and Brooks Funeral Home (Preston Highway at Brooks Road) with cremation to follow. Friends may pay their respects on Wednesday from 1-8 pm at the funeral home. Expressions of sympathy may be made to the Home of the Innocents and/or Hosparus. Family video on