Mr. Fletcher Carey Barker
Date of Death: June 11, 2021
Thomas McAfee Funeral Homes
The Rivera Scott Family
Terri Bagwell Knight
Vickie West
Leslie Butts
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Wednesday 6/16, 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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Springwood Cemetery
410 N Main Street
Greenville, South Carolina 29601
Thursday 6/17, 11:00 am

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Fletcher Carey Barker peacefully passed away at home on June 11, 2021. Born in Greenville, SC, on August 8, 1939, Fletcher was raised by his mother, the late Margaret Ligon Gilliam, and his grandparents, the late Mr. and Mrs. Robert Henry Ligon. He and his devoted wife, Hester Grant Barker, celebrated 58 years of marriage…

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The Rivera Scott Family left a message on June 18, 2021:
We want to offer our condolences to the Barker family members on the loss of our dear friend, military brother in Arms and great ex neighbor Air Force Commander Fletcher Carey Barker. We know he’ll be watching us all from Heaven, since, he already served his time in Hell with a lot of us! Rest In Peace brother. 🙏🏼
Barbara Rose left a message on June 18, 2021:
Hester, we are so sorry for your great loss, May your sweet memories sustain you during this sad time. Barbara and Henry Rose
Terri Bagwell Knight left a message on June 17, 2021:
Hester and Julie I am so very sorry to hear of Fletcher's passing. We didn't know about it for a couple of day's later with daddy in the hospital. Mother and I were talking about some very fond memories over the years. Please know you are in our thoughts and prayers. Love you all very much. Terri .
Tricia and Tim Brown left a message on June 16, 2021:
Julie, we are so sorry for your loss. Tim and Tricia Brown
Carl Bailey left a message on June 15, 2021:
Greatest sympathy from all of us. Fletcher was a great friend and customer. He was so gracious to a young kid starting a business. My God bless and comfort you with His peace in this time of loss.
Peace of mind is a call away. We’re here when you need us most.
Vickie West left a message on June 15, 2021:
I worked with Fletcher many years ago and he was consistently a nice and professional person to be around. You just don’t find many people that lead their lives consistently like that. My sympathies to the family. I know you will miss him.
June Hancock left a message on June 15, 2021:
I am so sorry to hear of Fletcher's passing. I got to know him through Carolina Border Collie Rescue. He loved life and he loved helping border collies. Prayers of peace and comfort for the family. He will be missed.
Leslie Butts left a message on June 15, 2021:
Prayers for peace and comfort.
Col. Tom Wood left a message on June 15, 2021:
Fletch was a lifelong friend, a fellow USAF navigator/airman and a great husband and father. He will be missed.
Bill Brothers left a message on June 15, 2021:
I am saddened to hear of Fletcher's passing. I wish to offer my sincere condolences to the family. Bill Brothers
Pat O'Shields left a message on June 14, 2021:
Thoughts and prayers go out for the family. Will miss hearing the news from Camp Barker. Pat O'Shields, K4OSH
Jim Giercyk left a message on June 14, 2021:
While I never met Fletch in person, I always looked forward to hearing his warm, happy voice on the radio every time. Godspeed OM N2SUB ...-.-
Rick Bagwell left a message on June 14, 2021:
Fletch was a good friend of Mine, we attended Ham Fest together, and had lots of fun meeting our friends. I remember a trip to the Shelby Ham Fest, he let me drive the cart. We had a great day, we made memories. I'll miss you, 73 til we meet again. Rick,kd4dra
Tom Marchant left a message on June 14, 2021:
Fletcher and I were classmates at Grenville High (GHS) and enjoyed many good times together, in Greenville or at Caesar's Head. He was a dedicated American and will be missed. Respectfully. Tom Marchant + 379 Golden Bear Drive, J2 Pawleys Island, SC 29585
Thomas McAfee Funeral Homes left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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