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C. Jason Smith, II - LIC, Co-Owner
Catherine A. Smith, LAFD, Co-Owner



Barbara June (Powell) Barker Jones

September 3, 1938 ~ February 26, 2018 (age 79)

Barbara June Powell Jones, 79, of Morgantown, died Monday morning, February 26, 2018 at her residence following an extended illness.

She was born September 3, 1938 in Clarksburg, a daughter of the late Earl and Lula Bell Hayhurst Powell.

She is survived by her three children, Deborah Barker, Russell Barker, Jr. and Richard Barker; several grandchildren and great grandchildren; two brothers and one sister; and her companion, Edward Austin of Morgantown.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Russell Barker; and three brothers.

Barbara was employed as a House Mother at the Pi Phi House in Morgantown, and was a resident coordinator at Unity Manor of Morgantown, where she made her home. She attended the Morgantown Church of the Bretheren.

Barbara requested that her body be donated to the Human Gift Registry at West Virginia University. A private committal will take place at a later date in the West Virginia National Cemetery in Pruntytown.

Professional services are being provided to the family with the guidance of Smith Funeral & Cremation Care, 108 Holland Ave., Morgantown.

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