Clarence Dale Barkley, Sr.

April 27, 2020

Clarence Dale Barkley, Sr., 76, of Darlington, Ind. died April 27, 2020 at his home.  He was born July 28, 1943 in Fort Moultrie, Charleston, SC to Leo Dale & Lola Margaret (Miller) Barkley.

Clarence attended Frankfort High School.  He was a truck driver, working for General Battery and Exide.  He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy.  Clarence was a member of the Eastside Christian Church, Darlington American Legion, VFW, Eagles Lodge in Crawfordsville.  He enjoyed hunting and fishing and loved his dogs.  The most important thing to him was his family.

Visitation and Services

Graveside service with Military Rites will be 11 a.m. Thursday, April 30, 2020 at Green Lawn Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, the family request donations be made to Clinton County Humane Society, P.O. Box 455, Frankfort, IN 46041.

Survived by:

2 Daughters: Cynthia “Cindy” Lou (Rodney) Whitlock of Darlington, Julia Ann (Companion Chad) Barkley of Venice, FL, Son: Brandon Lyle (Jenny) Barkley of Jackson, WY, 13 Grandchildren and 21 Great Grandchildren.

Preceded by:

He was preceded in death by his parents, son, Clarence Dale Barkley Jr., brothers, James Allen Barkley and sister, Julia Frances Wessell Fite.


Leave your Condolences

10 Condolences for “Clarence Dale Barkley, Sr.”

  1. Erica Barkley April 28, 2020 at 8:07 pm

    I’m so very sorry for the loss.

  2. bob lane April 29, 2020 at 9:15 am

    Cindy, Julia ,& Brandon, Sorry to hear about Dale. I worked with him for many years at General Battery & Exide. I knew he had not felt well in a long time but now he is in the Lords hands so he can rest now. RIP buddy until we meet again.

  3. Joe Myers April 29, 2020 at 3:57 pm

    I’m so sorry for your loss.

  4. Sue Howe April 29, 2020 at 7:15 pm

    Cindy, Julia, and Brandon, so sorry to hear about the loss of your father. Sending our prayers to comfort you as you go through this time of great sorrow.

  5. Howard Ferguson April 29, 2020 at 7:24 pm

    You and your family be strong, our prayers are with you, remember the man that he was.

  6. Sue Howe April 29, 2020 at 7:53 pm

    Cindy Julia Brandon so sorry to hear of your dad’s passing sending our prayers to comfort you in this time of great sorrow.

  7. Debbie Bishop April 29, 2020 at 9:55 pm

    My love and prayers to his family. I’m so sorry for your loss.

  8. Tim Albaugh April 29, 2020 at 10:08 pm

    Fly high Dale, you are free of all pain and misery. Rest forever in GOD`S ARMS old friend.

  9. Keith Gephart April 30, 2020 at 8:45 am

    I’m sorry to hear this, what a good man Dale was. He will be missed by all. RIP DALE

  10. Ellen Deck May 1, 2020 at 8:40 pm

    Sorry to hear of Dale’s passing. He was a good neighbor and friend to my late husband, Ed Deck.

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