Roger Barker, 58, of Madison, passed peacefully in Florida August 4, 2017, after a short illness.
He recently gave his heart to the Lord with friends and family by his side. He was principal of Ramage Elementary and was loved by everyone. He enjoyed spending time with his family and friends. He also loved his dogs, being outdoors and helping others.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Woodie and Daffy Barker; brother, Clyde Barker of Arizona and Bobbie Joe Barker of Nellis; and his sisters, Patsy Turley and Betty Dunlap of Nellis.
He is survived by his brother, Ernest Barker of Ohio, and a sister, Betty of Dunlap of Nellis.
A memorial service will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, September 16, at Handley Funeral Home, Danville, W.Va., with Pastor Stevie Cox officiating.