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Ronald "Ron" Craig Barker

September 15, 1947 - March 28, 2021

Ronald “Ron” Craig Barker, age 73, passed away peacefully on Sunday, March 28, 2021 at his home with his family present.

 

Funeral services: 11 a.m. Monday, April 5, 2021 in Biggers Funeral Chapel with a visitation one hour prior to services.

 

Interment: 10 a.m. Tuesday, April 6, 2021 in Dall…read more

Ronald “Ron” Craig Barker, age 73, passed away peacefully on Sunday, March 28, 2021 at his home with his family present.

 

Funeral services: 11 a.m. Monday, April 5, 2021 in Biggers Funeral Chapel with a visitation one hour prior to services.

 

Interment: 10 a.m. Tuesday, April 6, 2021 in Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery.

 

Ron was born September 15, 1947 in Osaka, Japan to the late Virgil and Margaret Barker.  He was a graduate of Eastern Hills High School.  Ron joined the Air Force and had three tours in Vietnam.  He served as crew chief on Air Force I for two U.S. presidents.

 

Later, he became a deputy sheriff for Tarrant County and retired after 22 years.  He married Olivia Stocks in 1979 and became the step-father to Christina, Sharon, and Scott.  Ron was a member of Northwest Church of Christ.  Ron and Olivia enjoyed traveling in the U.S. and abroad.  He had a special ability to reach people in a deep and positive way.

 

Survivors: His Wife, Olivia Barker of Fort Worth, Texas; children, Christina and Don Wagner of Weatherford, Texas, Sharon and Mark Greeson of Midlothian, Texas, and Scott and Debra Smith of Graham, Texas; grandchildren, Ryon Smith, Austin Greeson, Christy Hamilton, Tyler Smith, Aaron Greeson, Jordan Wagner, and Tanner Smith; and many loved great-grandchildren.

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Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Monday, April 5, 2021

Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Biggers Funeral Chapel

Address:

6100 Azle Ave.
Lake Worth, Texas 76135

Service Information

Date: Monday, April 5, 2021

Time: 11:00 am

Biggers Funeral Chapel

Address:

6100 Azle Ave.
Lake Worth, Texas 76135

Cemetery Information

Date: Tuesday, April 6, 2021

Time: 10:00 am

Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery

Address:

2000 Mountain Creek Parkway
Dallas, Texas 75211

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