Douglas Raymond Barker

August 10, 1973 - February 11, 2018
Douglas Raymond Barker

Douglas “Doug” Raymond Barker, 44, of Leland, died unexpectedly on Sunday, February 11, 2018. He is survived by the love of his life, his wife Sandra Long Barker.

Doug was born on August 10, 1973, in Ashland, Kentucky. The pride and joy of his life were his daughters. He lived life simply with the joy of his bike on the open road.

Besides his wife Sandra, he is survived by his parents, Buell and Kathy Barker; his daughters, Brittany Barker(22) and Marissa Barker (20), all of Leland; his brothers and sisters-in-law, Daniel and Shawn Barker, David and Angie Barker, all of Leland, and Dwayne “Mike” and Melissa Barker of Oak Island, and several nieces and nephews.

His visitation will be Thursday, February 15, 2018, from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Wilmington Funeral Chapel. A memorial service will be held Friday at 2 p.m. at the All Souls Episcopal Church, 5087 Blue Banks Loop Road in Leland. The Rev. Nan Chandler will officiate.

Share memeories or condolences to the family by clicking the “Post a Condolence” tab below.

Wilmington Funeral & Cremation 1535 South 41st Street Wilmington, NC 28403.





Purchase Flowers

Tribute Wall

Please feel free to sign the guestbook or share a memory

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

  • February 14, 2018
    Gary Barber says:
    To a great coworker and a better friend you will be missed RIP my friend

  • February 14, 2018
    Tonya says:
    Sandra, so sorry for your loss. May you find comfort in loving memories in the days to come. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

  • February 14, 2018
    Kimberly Lewis lit a candle:
    Lit since February 14, 2018 at 2:27:25 AM

  • February 14, 2018
    Earle says:
    Met Doug in Southport in the early 2000's. He was a good friend to me and we had a lot of good times together. He was taken to soon. RIP and my deepest sympathies to his family.

  • February 13, 2018
    Mike and Cindy says:
    I knew Doug for quite a few years from DuPont to brunswick but the time I knew him he was a friend he always loved to debate on things but you knew if you needed anything he had your back he had a heart that you don't see in everybody what a shame . I'll never forget this friend. Hope I cya again.