Michael “Mike” Frank Barclay Sr. passed away at the age of 69 on April 21, 2018 with his loving family there by his side. Mike was born in Yale, Oklahoma on April 2, 1949 to the parents of Ralph Barclay and Grace Barclay (Likowski). He met the love of his life Lynda Delcoure and the two got married on August 2, 1996 in Little Rock, Arkansas and became a family of twelve. Lynda had four children and he had six. Mike spent his working years serving our country in the United States Air Force for 22 years until retirement.
When Mike wasn’t working he enjoyed being in the outdoors whether he was hunting, fishing, or going to the annual turkey shoot; he was just an easy going, laid back country boy. When he was younger he liked to do mechanical work on cars but the older he got he said he couldn’t do it anymore but he could tell his boys what to do. In the later years of Mike’s life he was all about his grandchildren and great – grandchildren. He would never miss an opportunity to be around them and watch them grow. He was a loving husband, father, brother, grandpa and friend he was and he will be greatly missed.
Mike is preceded in death by his parents, Ralph and Grace Barclay; sister, Kathrine Cowan.
He is survived by his loving wife, Lynda Barclay; brother, Jackie Barclay and wife, Debbie; children, Brynda Bengel and husband, Christian, Debra Barclay, Mylissa Carder and husband, Billy, Michael Frank Barclay Jr. and wife, Opal, Cassandra Littleton and husband, David, Stephany Stanley and husband, Aaron, Samantha Siders and husband, Jason, Michael Barclay, Robert Campbell and Matthew Barclay; 25 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren.