John D. Barkley
INMAN, SC-- John D. Barkley, 91, of 920 Lyday Lane, passed away Tuesday, January 1, 2013. He was son of the late Floyd and Rose Bailey Barkley. He was married to his precious wife, the late Jean Louise Barkley, for 58 years. He was a member of Walnut Hill Baptist Church and was Field Representative and five-state Director of Staff of IUE.AFL.CIO.
He is survived by two daughters, Gail Lewis (Lynn) of Inman and Bonnie Everett (Bob Walls) of Antioch, CA; three grandsons, Ricky Everett (Shayne) of Sacramento, CA, Micah Lewis (Kendra) and Matthew Lewis (Lucy) all of Inman; two great-granddaughters, Brooklynn Paige Lewis of Inman and Harmony-Jean Marie Everett of Sacramento, CA.
He was predeceased by his beloved son, Fred M. Barkley; and brothers and sisters, Charles, Ernest and Robert Barkley, Virginia Plummer, Rowena Hall, Lois Gilmer, Betty Hoof and Frances Howell.
The family will receive friends from 1:00-2:00pm Friday, January 4, 2013, at Petty Funeral Home. Funeral services will follow at 2:00pm in the funeral home chapel conducted by Rev. Todd Johnson. Entombment will be in Evergreen Memorial Gardens.
The family is at the home.
Memorials may be made to the Building Fund or The Missionary Fund at Walnut Hill Baptist Church, 675 Walnut Hill Church Rd., Campobello SC 29322 or to the
, 3535 Pelham Road, Greenville, SC 29615.
Condolences may be left at www.pettyfuneralhome.com
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