Barry Hoke, of Fentress, was born on June 7, 1962, and went to be with his Lord and Savior on September 7, 2010 at the age of 48 years.
Barry is survived by his Loving wife, Monte Gail Hoke; three children: son, Christopher Hoke and his wife, Marisa, and their daughter, Hailey Hoke, daughter, Delamarie Hoke and son, Johnclifton Hoke; mother, Betty Marie Hoke; sister
, Deborah Hayden and her husband, Keith, and their son, Hunter Shelby Hayden; and by numerous other family and friends.
Barry was preceded in death by his grandparents, and his father, John Frank Hoke, Jr.
Barry was a very loving husband and father, whose family meant more to him than any other thing in this world. On his days off, he loved to drive around with his family, finding new places and things to be seen. Barry also wanted to buy his granddaughter a pony and teach her to ride one day. He was a very hard worker and was always willing to help everyone. He enjoyed his time fishing at the tank and hunting with his kids. He loved being an outdoors man. He spent time tending to his cows, and enjoyed playing with all of his expensive toys. And also showed his tender side when enjoying a beautiful Texas sunset.
A visitation was held in the Goetz Funeral Home Chapel on Thursday, Sept. 9, 2010, from 5-9 p.m. Funeral Services were held in the Goetz Chapel on Friday, Sept. 10, 2010, at 10 a.m. with interment following in the Kingsbury Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society or to the charity of your choice. Please visit our online register book at www.goetzfuneral.com