Atwood Barker founded "Barker's Corner" with his general merchandise and feed store in 1937. His daughter Frances Barker was a longtime community supporter who was active for years with the St. Tammany Parish Fair Association and well-known for her Red Cross work throughout the area. She loved attending local sports events.
Frances Barker at the fair exhibit spotlighting Atwood Barker's store
(Photo by Ron Barthet)