Barbara Eaker

Saturday, November 22, 2003

MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Barbara Jeanette Eaker, 72, of Marble Hill died Friday, Nov. 21, 2003, at Elder Care of Marble Hill.

She was born Aug. 22, 1931, in Alton, Ill., daughter of Hazel Wesley and Mabel Lorene Claxton Webb. She and Truman Eaker were married Feb. 12, 1948, at Lutesville, Mo.

Eaker had worked in a factory. She was a member of Meadowbrook Baptist Church in Meadowbrook, Ill. She moved to Marble Hill 25 years ago.

Survivors include her husband; two daughters, Sharon Woodfin of St. Louis, Kimberly Kelley of Oriole, Mo.; three brothers, Robert Webb of Illinois, William Webb of California and John Webb of Kansas; six grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a daughter and three sons.

Friends may call at Hutchings Funeral Chapel from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Monday at the chapel, with the Rev. Luther Rhodes officiating. Burial will be in Baker Cemetery.