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Funeral Notice: Mary Rosine Parmley Parker

Mary Rosine Parmley Parker, 91, of Tenaha, passed away Friday, March 27, 2015 in Carthage.


Funeral service will be held at 10:00 a.m., Monday, March 30, 2015 at First United Methodist Church in Tenaha with Rev. Carla Reed officiating.  Interment will follow at Old Union Cemetery in Tenaha.  A visitation will be held one hour prior to the service.


Mrs. Parker was born July 21, 1923 in Central Heights to Joe Parmley and Gertrude Grigsby Parmley.  She was a fabulous cook, an excellent gardener and a St. Louis Cardinal fan.  Ms. Parker was a member of First United Methodist Church in Tenaha.


She is survived by

Husband of 69 years: Dick Parker of Tenaha



Mike Parker and wife, Pam, of The Woodlands

Bob Parker of Tenaha

Clay Parker and wife, Linda, of Carthage



Katie Novian

Stephen Parker

Richard Parker

Brandi Abernathy

Connie David

Brittany Parker


Eight Great Grandchildren

Brother: Steve Parmley of Nacogdoches


Preceded in death by

Parents: Joe Parmley and Gertrude Grigsby Parmley


Pallbearers will be Mitch Menefee, Joe Lynn Williams, Brack Harrison, Richard Parker, Dustin Abernathy and Wade David.  Honorary pallbearers will be Bob Browning, Roland Cross, Charles Hooker, John Griffin, Guy Griffin and Dalton Parker.


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