OLD HICKORY -- Graveside services will be conducted 3 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 28 at Hermitage Memorial Gardens for Mrs. Parker, 80, of Mt. Juliet.
The widow of the late Kenneth Ray Parker, she died Sept. 26, 2011.
Survivors include: daughters Teresa (Scott) Deathridge and Pamela Stewart Cooper; siblings James (Joyce) DeGlopper, Jr. and Martha DeGlopper (Joe) Griffin; grandchildren William David Cooper, Jr., Franklin Stewart Cooper, Jason Scott Deathridge and Katie Deathridge Etheridge; great-grandson William Gabriel Cooper.
In addition to her husband, Mrs. Parker was preceded in death by her parents, the late James Cornelus and Anna Gay Swift DeGlopper and her sister Jeannie Knowles.
Active pallbearers: Scott Deathridge, Jason Deathridge, Stewart Cooper, David Cooper, Jr., Mike Boyd, Fred Weston, Sr., Brandon Etheridge and Haywood Berry. Honorary: the Class of 1950 at Mt. Juliet High School, Bobby Eakes, David S. Cooper, Sr. and James DeGlopper, Jr.
The family wishes to extend a special thank you to Mrs. Parkers sitter, Connie Hill.
Flowers accepted or memorials may be made to the Victory Junction Gang Camp, 4500 Adams Way, Randleman, NC 27317.
Arrangements by Bond Memorial Chapel, N. Mt. Juliet Road.