Dateline: June 5, 2008
Claude Parker, 83, died Thursday, May 29, 2008, in Gunnison,
Services will be held on Saturday,
June 7, 2008, in Robertson Chapel of Memories with Rev. Lance Wood, pastor
of the First Baptist Church in Clarendon, officiating. Burial will follow
at Citizens Cemetery in Clarendon. Services are under the arrangement of
Robertson Funeral Directors of Clarendon.
Mr. Parker was born September 17,
1924, in Wellington to William Preston and Alice Cleveland Parker. He
married Iva Ruth “Skeet” Gibbs on April 16, 1943. He was a US Army Air
Corps Veteran of World War II. He had worked as a Sales Representative for
Nabisco prior to his retirement.
He was preceded in death by his
wife on December 6, 2007.
Survivors include one daughter,
Sharon Duncan and husband Ken of Lewisville; two sons, Marvin Parker and
wife Neva of Gunnison, Colo., Richard “Dick” Parker and wife Edith of
Moore, Okla.; three grandchildren, Kim, Richard Wayne, and Damon; and
three great grandchildren, Charlton, Avery, and Braydon.
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