Barbara Joan Hooker, 61, of Junction went to be with the Lord on Monday, October 21, 2013 at Kimble Hospital in Junction, TX. Barbara was born February 3, 1952 in Eagle Pass, TX to parents, Charles Helms and Sadie Rust Helms. Barbara grew up in Quemado, TX before settling in Junction.
Barbara was a Licensed Vocational Nurse for over 20 years and she enjoyed gardening and loved God with her whole heart.
She is survived by her loving husband of 45 years, Ray Hooker Sr. of Junction, TX; son, Ray Hooker Jr. and wife Esther of Boerne, TX; grandson, Kennon Hooker and wife Mallory and great granddaughter, Sarai Hooker all of San Angelo, TX; sister, Dorothy Doughty of Oklahoma; brother, Joe Ferris of Brownwood, TX; numerous nieces and nephews and a host of many loving friends and neighbors that will miss her dearly.
Barbara is preceded in death by her parents and grandson, Matthew Steven Hooker and sister, Doris Batson.
Visitation will held from 5–7 PM, Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at Kimble Funeral Home, 1010 College Street, Junction, TX 76849.
Graveside Services will be held at 2 PM, Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at Long Mountain Cemetery, Streeter, Mason County, TX. with Jody Dawn officiating.
Pallbearers to serve will be David Bundick, Danny Bundick, Kennon Hooker, Tarlton Switzer, Pete Munoz and Ruben Gutierrez.
Arrangements are under the direction and personal care of the professionals at Kimble Funeral Home. (325) 446-3076