February 19, 1920 ~ December 17, 2018

Born in: Buncombe Co., NC,
Resided in: Asheville, NC

Reva Maye Connor Barker, 98, of Asheville, died on Monday, December 17, 2018, at the Pisgah Manor Health Care Center. A native of Buncombe Co., Reva was the daughter of the late Robert H. and Lydia Embler Connor. She was also preceded in death by her son, James E. Barker. Mrs. Barker is survived by her son, Thomas L. Barker, 10 grandchildren, and eight great-grandchildren. The funeral service for Mrs. Barker will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday at the Groce Funeral Home chapel on Patton Ave. Interment will follow at Green Hills Cemetery. Her family will receive friends for one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

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  1. We were so saddened to hear of Maye’s passing. Everyone loved her and she will surely be missed by all. Please know that our thoughts and prayers are with family and friends who have been fortunate to have known her. May the Lord help comfort you during this difficult time.
    C.J. & Patti Reece


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