Robert Barker Monday, August 22, 1938 - Thursday, October 12, 2017

Robert H. “Bob” Barker Glade Spring, VA Robert H. “Bob” Barker, age 79, passed away Thursday October 12, 2017 at Abingdon Health and Rehab Center in Abingdon, VA. He was preceded in death by his parents Coy and Ruby Mae Barker; sister and brother-in-law, Betty Mae and Reece White; grandson Bradley K. Barr. Bob is survived by his wife of 58 years Gracie Anne Taylor Barker; daughter, Sandra Cooper and husband William; brothers, Coy R. Barker, Jr. and wife Lacie, Gerald W. Barker, David C. Barker and wife Mickie; sisters, Shirley Ferguson and husband George, Margaret Ferguson and Mary Sue Laudermilk; grandsons, CW2 Christopher Bruce Barr and Justin Barr and wife Brandi; great grandchildren, Kendra, Gavin, Dominic, Landon, Montana, Triniti, Braydon, Ryleigh, Taelyn and Parker; several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. Monday October 16, 2017 at Henderson Funeral Home with Rev. Tim Norris and Rev. William McCollian officiating. Burial will follow in the Baptist Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m. Sunday evening at the funeral home. Online condolences may be made at D.R. Henderson Funeral Home in Saltville, VA is serving the Robert “Bob” Barker family.

Join us on Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 11:30am

Sandra and family,                                                                                                                                      

My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family, GOD got a brand new angel.You all will be together some sweet day on GOD'S Heavenly Shore . Love and prayers.  




Gracie, Sandra,Bill, Bruce and Justin

We are so very sorry for your loss.

Scott and I have so many good memories of Robert. We spent so many wonderful hours at your home.

We pray that GOD will comfort you in this sorrowful time.and keep you all in HIS care.


Thank you, we remember all those visits, good times. We're doing ok, Justin & wife been with/helping us and Bruce gets in today from deployment.

I am blessed to have helped take care of him at Abingdon Health and Rehab. He was always so sweet and kind to me! My condolences to the family, my prayers are with you! 

So sorry to hear about Bob.   My father - Henry - used to get him to do a lot of mechanic work when he worked at the garage there in Glade.

We pray that God will comfort you and give you the strength as only He can during this time of grief and sorrow.

God bless the family.

Sandra, I loved your Precious dad for many years. Praying for you and your family.0

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