Joe R. Parks Obit

Joe R. Parks Obit  

Typed and Contributed by Jeannie Parks Cohea


Funeral services for Joe Robertson Parks, 85, who died Monday afternoon at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Floyd Hall in Fountain Head, were held Wednesday at 2:00 p.m. at Mt. Pleasant General Baptist church. The Rev. Charlie Harper officiated and burial was in the Hopewell Cemetery. He was a retired farmer and a member of the Mt. Pleasant General Baptist church. His parents were the late Riley and Elizabeth Albright Parks. Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Ruth Parks; three other daughters, Mrs. Claude Hall, Cottontown, Mrs. Dovie Carlisle and Mrs. Evie Austin, Springfield; three sons, Wesley Parks, Indianapolis, Ind., Lonnie Parks, Portland and Jodie Parks, Springfield; one brother, G. W. Parks, Cottontown; 44 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.

* The obit is from The Robertson County Times.      

Robertson County, Tennessee Obituary Index

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