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George Parker Sr.

Services for George Parker Sr. of Brookhaven are 2 p.m. Monday,Dec. 13 at Kynett Pilgrim United Methodist Church with burial inHillcrest Cemetery. R.E. Tyler Funeral Home is in charge ofarrangements.

Mr. Parker, 57, died Dec. 7, 2004, at King’s Daughters MedicalCenter. He was born in Lincoln County on April 23, 1947, to NellieBlackmon Johnson of Brookhaven and Louis Parker Sr.

He was an assemblyman at Delphi Packard Electric Systems and amember of Kynett Pilgrim United Methodist Church. He served in theArmy.

Preceding him in death were his father; his brothers, Louis Jr.and Robert Ray; his stepbrothers, Robert Johnson and JimmyCrockett.

Survivors are his mother; his wife, Patricia Smith Parker ofBrookhaven; his sons, George Parker Jr. and James Dexter Parker,both of Texas, Dana Parker and Geffery M. Parker of Brookhaven; hisstepsons, Kevin and Tony, both of Brookhaven and Christopher ofWesson; his stepdaughter, Monesca R. Smith of Brookhaven; hisstepbrothers, Al McIntyre and James Crockett; his sisters, MargaretVictor of New Jersey, Mary Carter and Betty Parker, both ofSeattle, Wash., Artoria Dixon of Brookhaven, and Helen Brazile ofColorado Springs, Co.; 16 grandchildren; and a host of nieces andnephews.