Anthony Lynn Barker, resident of Owasso, passed from this life on Friday, December 23, 2016, at the age of 30 years. Anthony was born March 25, 1986, in Tulsa, the son of Charles L. Gulley and Karen Leila Barker. He spent his early life in Florida, moving to Owasso with his family when he was 14 years old. Anthony was a graduate of Owasso High School Class of 2004. At the time of his death, he was working for Ron’s Hamburgers as a cook. Anthony enjoyed the outdoors and hunting but especially playing video games with his son Porter.
Those that survive include his father, Charles L. Gulley; his mother and step father, Karen and James Leavitt; son Porter Anthony Barker of Adair, Oklahoma; his fiancé Sheri Baublit; half-sisters, Sunshine, Kaylee and Erin; brothers, Casey James and Zachery Noah Leavitt; grandparents, Ben P. Barker and wife Marta, Ruby Barker, Delores Tompkin, Charlie Gulley and Charles & Joan Leavitt; and aunts, uncles, cousins and other relatives.
Memorial services will be held at 3:00 p.m., Tuesday, January 3, 2017, at Mowery Funeral Service Chapel in Owasso with Pastor Leonard Pirtle officiating. Services and cremation have been entrusted to Mowery Funeral Service of Owasso. www.moweryfs.com
We will always cherish the good times shared, laughter you brought to us and hold onto those memories. Our prayers are with you and the family that loved you. May you rest in peace. Love, your Uncle Ben.
— Ben Barker III, Thursday – December 29, 2016
We miss you terribly my son…we love you always! May you rest in peace.
— Karen Leavitt , Tuesday – January 3, 2017
Mowery Funeral Service Chapel
9110 N. Garnett Road
Owasso, OK 74055
Tuesday – January 3, 2017