GATES R. BARKER, 53, was born Oct. 10, 1919, to
Jessie Lee Coffman & Robert Edgar Barker. He had
two brothers, Edgar Barker (RHS-1930) and Robert
Lee Barker (RHS-1944) and four sisters, Clara
Barker Singleton (RHS-1930), Catherine Barker
Allison (RHS-1933), Hazel Barker Harris (RHS-1936),
& Elizabeth Barker Ball (RHS-1942). He attended
Ranger High School in the Class of 1937 at Ranger,
TX. Gates died on Feb. 17, 1973 in Cleburne, TX.
He had 2 children, Kathryn "Kay" Barker Enoch, who
lives in Austin, and Gates "Rick" Rickard Barker
Jr, who lives in Round Rock. Kay is an attorney
and Rick is in the computer business.