JOHNDA L. CLAY BARKER, 52, of Huntington, W.Va., passed away from a sudden illness Friday, Feb. 3, 2012, at Cabell Huntington Hospital. Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2012, at the Wallace Funeral Home & Chapel by Rev. Dale Waters. Burial will be in Golden Oaks Memorial Gardens, Ashland, Ky. She was born April 25, 1959, in Boyd County, Ky., a daughter of the late Billie "Red" Clay and Genie Webb Clay of Ashland, Ky. She was a 1977 graduate of Paul G. Blazer High School and was an avid sports fan. Johnda worked as a supervisor for 12 years at Glenn's Sporting Goods and was currently working at the Cabell County circuit clerk's office as a deputy clerk. She is survived by her husband of 32 years, Ron Barker; one daughter and son-in-law, Jessica and Josh Turley of Huntington, W.Va.; two sons, Charles Christopher Barker of Lexington, Ky., and James Ronald Barker of Huntington; three sisters and brothers-in-law, Catherine and Duane Pennington of Lexington, Ky., Jennie and Eddie Whitt of Ashland, Ky., and Rebecca Clay of Ashland, Ky.; two brothers and sister-in-law, Robert and Rita Clay of Columbus, Neb., and Bruce Clay of Catlettsburg, Ky.; a grandson, Miles Turley, who is due in May; and numerous nieces and nephews. Friends may call from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Monday at the Wallace Funeral Home, Barboursville. The family requests that blood be donated to the American Red Cross in Johnda's name. Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.timeformemory.com/wallace.
Tuesday, February 7th, 2012 1:00pm