Funeral services celebrating the life of Pansy Barker will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, November 23, 2022, at Kilpatrick’s Rose-Neath Funeral Home, Mansfield, Louisiana, with Rev. Bob Latham officiating. Burial will follow at Union Springs Cemetery, Converse, Louisiana. A visitation will be held from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service.
Pansy was born on January 11, 1933, to Doctor “Doc” Phillips and Emma Crawford in Lucky, Louisiana, and entered into eternal rest on November 17, 2022.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Marcus Benjamin Barker; father, Doctor “Doc” Phillips; mother, Emma Crawford Carter; sister, Emma Jean White; granddaughter, Stephanie Danielle Mayo; nephew, John Barry “Butch” White; and sons-in-law, Chris Shepherd and Larry Lenser.
Left to cherish her memory are her daughters, Sheryl Honeycutt and husband, Hayward, Diane Shepherd, Gaye Lenser, Jerilyn Lobrano, and husband, Mike; eight grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren and 12 great-great-grandchildren.
Honoring Pansy as pallbearers will be Davy Fuller, Mark Fouquette, and Mike Rivers.