William Jay Barker

August 17, 1949 - September 16, 2013
William Jay Barker

William Jay Barker age 64, of Wilmington passed away September 16, 2013.

William was born August 17,1949 to Nina Elizabeth Barker and the late James Kenneth Barker.

William was a retired truck driver who loved Mopar automobiles and race cars. He was an avid Pittsburgh Steeler fan and loved his pet, Rubin.

He is survived by his wife, Donna Rae Barker of Wilmington; his mother,Nina Barker of Pittsburgh,Pa; two sisters, Kay S. Rost MD of Sarasota, Fla and Connie B. Katzbeck and husband William of Pittsburgh, Pa; brother in law, Robert Wilson and wife Louanne of Leland; sister in law, Dorothy Gunning and husband Edwin of Castle Hayne; several nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be held 6 PM Thursday at Wilmington Funeral Chapel with Pastor Tim Russell officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to Lower Cape Fear Hospice Foundation, 1406 Physicians Dr Wilmington, NC 28401.

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Wilmington Funeral & Cremation, 1535 S. 41st Street, Wilmington, NC 28403. 910.791.9099

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