Jimmy Neil Barker Jr., better known as Jimbo, passed from this life, Sunday, November 8, 2020, in Hot Springs, Arkansas. Jimbo was born September 20, 1967 in Waldron, Arkansas to Jim and Velma (McPherson) Barker. Jimbo was 53 years old.
Jimbo enjoyed watching movies of all kinds. He had quite a collection to be treasured. He looked forward to family get togethers. Jimbo loved more than anything being an uncle to Easton and Luci Mai. He loved all his cousins and extended family.
Jimbo leaves behind to cherish his memory, his mother, Velma Barker of Boles, Arkansas, one nephew, Easton Evans and wife Courtney of Waldron, Arkansas, Uncle Jimbo will forever be cherished by one great niece Luci Mai. Jimbo is also survived by his aunts and uncles: Joe Taylor, Becky Parks and husband Ronald, Paula Helton and husband Brian, Park Barker and wife Diane, John Barker and wife Judy, Joe Barker, Mary Louise Milligan and Cecil Earl McPherson. Jimbo will be missed by all that knew him and the many whose lives he impacted including a host of cousins, extended family, friends and loved ones.
Jimbo is preceded in death by his father, Jim Barker, one sister, Doris Barker Oliver, grandparents, William Park Barker Sr. and Jean Barker, Trudie Clayton and Curvie Alvin McPherson and one aunt, Brenda Taylor.
Arrangements and cremation are being entrusted to the Heritage Memorial Funeral Home & Crematory in Waldron, Arkansas.