Mrs. Alice "Sue" Barker DeHart, age 93, of Olive Hill, passed away Sunday morning, March 24, 2019.

She was born September 6, 1925, in Elliott County, a daughter of the late Dempsy and Ida Sparks Barker.

Sue was a member of the First Baptist Church of Olive Hill and retired from the Carter County Board of Education as a teacher after 47 years service. She was a member of the Olive Hill Eastern Star Chapter # 209 and the Red Hat Society. Sue enjoyed shopping, reading and spending time with her family and friends, especially with her grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 64 years, Chester Lee "Fox" DeHart, and two sisters and three brothers-in-law, Ruth (James) Kinster, Clema (Jerry) Keller, and Tom Hodge.

Sue is survived by her only son and daughter in-law, Greg and Debbie DeHart of Olive Hill; her only granddaughter, Amy Susan DeHart Russell (Wayne) of Olive Hill; two great grandchildren, Gabriel Wayne Russell and Addie Lee Russell; two sisters, Ruby Hodge of Ashland, and Virgie Barker of Mansfield, Ohio; and her special friends, Rita Lynn and Norma Cartee, both of Olive Hill. She also leaves numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, students, family, special friends and neighbors who will sadly miss her.

Funeral services will be held at 3:30 p.m. Sunday, March 31, 2019, at the First Baptist Church of Olive Hill with Brother Mike Blankenship, her granddaugher, Amy Russell, and Brother Landon Copley officiating. Entombment will follow in the Jr. O.U.A.M. Cemetery in Olive Hill.

Friends may visit from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Sunday, March 31, 2019, at the First Baptist Church of Olive Hill.

Members of the First Baptist Church will serve as pallbearers.

Globe Funeral Chapel in Olive Hill, is caring for all arrangements for Mrs. Alice "Sue" Barker DeHart.

In lieu of flowers, the family request that donations be made to the First Baptist Church of Olive Hill Building Fund.

Condolences may be sent to the family at
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JoAnn Smith
Mar 30, 2019
Will be missed by so many people. Sue was a wonderful person.
Morton and JoAnn Sparks
Mar 29, 2019
Prayers for the comfort and peace of our God as you are going thru the passing on of your beautiful mother.