George Elias Barker was born October 8, 1859 in Laclede Co., Missouri. He died of chronic myocardities and arterio sclerosis on February 28, 1941 in Joplin, Jasper Co., Missouri. Occupation on death certificate -- ore buyer His son Lloyd William "Red" Barker (of Denver, Colorado) was the informant on his death certificate.
George was the son of John Barker and Elvira Adeline McDowell; husband of Arizona Donnie "Arrie Kate" Clark.
Per 1940 census George was widowed, living in Webb City, also son Lloyd an electrician; George had been living in Joplin in 1935, Lloyd had been living in Kansas City.