James McLean Barker Jr. passed away on Sunday, Feb. 1, 2015, at the age of 62. Reception: 3 p.m. Saturday at 4629 Lafayette Ave., Fort Worth, 76107. He went to TCU on a baseball scholarship where he received his master's in accounting. He was a CPA for many years. Survivors: His longtime partner, Emily Phillips; cousins; and his beloved pet, BJ.

Published in Star-Telegram on Feb. 5, 2015

James McLean Barker Jr.  10/12/1952 – 2/1/2015