Jack Ronald Barkley
Published 10:29 am Monday, August 6, 2018
Mr. Jack Ronald Barkley, 91, of Advance, died on Thursday, July 26, 2018 at his residence.
He was born on May 9, 1927 in Statesville, the son of Biard Scott Barkley and Nera Woodward Barkley. He is preceded in death by his parents; his wife of 58 years, Etta Mae Cromer Barkley in 2008; a brother, Biard Kenneth Barkley and a sister, Winnie Fay Barkley.
Survivors: a brother-in-law, Victor Seivers; a sister-in-law, Linda Cromer Peddycord (Larry); 2 special nieces, Carol Barkley Vascott (Bruce) and Leane Peddycord; 2 nephews, Jim Seivers and Jerry Seivers (Judy); and several cousins, great-nieces and great-nephews.
He was a World War II veteran serving in France and Germany. He was a CPA and was a graduate of Cool Springs High School, N.C. State University and the University of Florida. In his career as a financial advisor, he traveled widely and had been a resident of Venezuela, Jamaica and Canada at times during his career. He was also a member of Cornerstone Christian Church. A memorial service was to be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 9 at Hayworth-Miller Lewisville Chapel with the Rev. Kevin Frack officiating.
Memorials: Cornerstone Christian Church, 1585 NC 801 N., Mocksville; or Hospice of Davie, 377 Hospital St. Suite 103, Mocksville.