A memorial service for Barbara Bible (Barky) Michalke, 80, will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 12, at St. John's United Methodist Church in Rockdale.

A reception for family and friends will follow in the church fellowship hall.

Mrs. Michalke and husband Walter were owners/operators of Barky's Travel World in Rockdale which they opened in 1985. The business served Rockdale and Central Texas for many years. They moved from Rockdale to Florida several years ago.

Mrs. Michalke died of cancer on Aug. 18 in Florida. (Obituary, Reporter, Aug. 20 issue.)

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be made in Barky Michalke's name to the American Cancer Society, PO Box 1630, Rockdale TX 76567.

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