DRAKESBORO -- Raymond Ray Barber Sr., 77, of Drakesboro, died at 10 p.m. Wednesday, June 12, 2019, at Norton's Hospital in Louisville. Mr. Barber was born Nov. 7, 1941, in Muhlenberg County. He was a retired coal miner and logger and was of the Baptist faith. He was preceded in death by his son, Raymond Barber Jr.; parents Gibbie and Dorothy Barber; sisters Sandra Smith and Carolyn Nole; and brothers Gibbie Barber, Rickie Barber, Wallace Barber and Gary Wayne Barber.
He is survived by his wife, Alma Griffith Barber; sons Douglas Barber and Jeffrey (Lisa) Barber, both of Drakesboro; grandchildren Whitney Barber of Drakesboro, Gabrielle Walker of Central City, Breanna Barber of Graham, Allisa Barber of Drakesboro and Jessy Jenkins of Cincinnati; great-grandchildren Asher Willey, Bentley Barber, Cayden Munday, Dawson Underwood and Gabriel Underwood; and sisters Rita (Bobby) Gish of Bremen, Donna Williams of Powderly, Paulette (Bobby) Miller of Browder and Mary (Chris) Ford of Bremen.
Services are 3 p.m. Saturday at Tucker Funeral Home in Central City with the Rev. Bobby Allen officiating. Burial is in Peanut Cemetery. Visitation begins at 5 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Online condolences may be made at www.tuckerfuneralhomes.com.