Donya Barker is a life-long resident of Franklin County who
works as a funeral director with Collvins Memorial Funeral Home, She recently
received her funeral directors license and is currently working to obtain her
embalmers license. Donya has worked in the funeral industry locally since 2016.
She has worked in the healthcare field for more than
30 years, with the last 17 being in home health.
Donya is Secretary/Treasurer for North Franklin VFD,
Secretary/Treasurer for Franklin County Firefighter’s Association, Director of
Hagansport Community Center, Director of Franklin County Chamber of Commerce,
member of School Health Advisory Council, member of MVISD District
Effectiveness Committee, Mentor with Mt. Vernon Cares, and the Secretary for
Fairview Cemetery Association.
Donya is married to Rusty Barker of the Hagansport
Community. Together, they have five children and six grandchildren, who are the
joys of her life. They attend church at Sulphur Bluff Assembly of
During her spare time, she enjoys shopping and
spending time with the grandchildren.