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Wednesday, October 23, 2019

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Robert “Bob” Barker, Sr., a native and resident of Lockport, passed away quietly at home on Friday, June 14, 2019, age 93. Visitation will be held at Holy Savior Catholic Church on Saturday, June 22 from 9 a.m. until service time. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated starting at 11 a.m. with burial to follow in the church cemetery.

Bob is survived by his children, Bob Barker, Jr. (Gayle), Billy Barker (Melanie), Ginger Gaubert (Steve), Rosie Arnold (Chris); 9 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and daughter-in-law, Barbara Barker.

He is preceded in death by his wife of 36 years, Rosalie F. Barker; son, Hugh Barker; parents, Richard and Marie Barker; and siblings, Dick Barker, Jr., Marie Ware, Sally Licalzi, Mary Frances Schneider and Donald Barker, Sr.

Bob served during WWII in the United States Marine Corps. He enjoyed playing golf and spending time with his family.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association at or Holy Savior Catholic Church, 612 Main St. Lockport, LA 70374.

Falgout Funeral home is entrusted with arrangements.