Delores Wingate Barkley

Published 5:54 pm Tuesday, January 8, 2013

Delores Wingate Barkley, 83, of Linden died Monday, Dec. 31 at her home. She was born March 14, 1929, in Linden. Barkley was a former examiner with Vanity Fair Co. She was a member of the Veteran’s of Foreign Wars Ladies Auxiliary and a charter member of Calvary Baptist Church.

She is survived by sons, Reese (Ann) Barkley of Linden, Kenneth (Terri) Barkley of Pell City; daughter, Faye (Robert) Hall of Linden; sisters, Ann (Frank) Perkins of Longview, Texas, sisters, Judy (Bill) Buxton of Northport; seven grandchildren and fourteen grandchildren.

Funeral services were held at Calvary Baptist Church on Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013, at 2 p.m. with the Rev. Irby Weaver and the Rev. Chris Kynard officiating. Burial was at New Octagon Cemetery in Linden.

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Active pallbearers were Heath Crocker, Chase Drinkard, Matt Krueger, Kevin Perkins, Gabe Barkley and Reese Hall.

Honorary pallbearers were Ronnie Glass, Dwain Glass, Jerry Atkinson and Timmy Etheridge.

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Arrangements by O’Bryant Chapel Funeral Home in Linden.