WATSON & SONS FUNERAL HOME
PO BOX 232/1554 SH 7 EAST
CENTER, TEXAS 75935
PHONE: 936-598-4331 FAX: 936-591-9944
NEWS RELEASE: September 28, 2015
DECEASED NAME FOR NEWS: Jerry Spencer Parker
Spencer Parker, 75, of Shelbyville, passed away Monday, September 28, 2015, at his residence.
Funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Friday, October 2, 2015, at Watson & Sons Funeral Home in Center with Bro. Lamar Denby Jr. officiating. Graveside service will be held at West Hamilton Cemetery in Shelbyville with Bro. Billy Windham officiating. Visitation will be held prior to the funeral service, beginning at 1:00 p.m.
Mr. Parker was born August 2, 1940, in Center, to O.L. Parker Jr. and Lois Wilburn Parker. He loved to hunt and fish. Mr. Parker was a fishing guide on Toledo Bend for many years. He was a member of Mt. Calvary Full-Gospel Church in Shelbyville.
He is survived by
Sister: Wanda Reynolds of Buna
Numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends
Preceded in death by
Son: Spencer Shane Parker
Daughters: Ceresa Jo Parker, Sherrie Lynn Parker
Parents: O.L. Parker Jr. and Lois Wilburn Parker
Sisters: Virginia McDonald, Marceline Green, Bernadine Creech
Pallbearers will be Grant McDonald, Jason McDonald, Nathan Lynch, Tommy Hailey, Ricky Hailey and Kyle Steptoe. Honorary pallbearers will be Ronnie Lynch, Merlin McDonald, Brad Bass, Chad Bass, Gary McDonald, Larry McDonald, Greg McDonald, Troy Risinger, William “Cotton” Wilburn and Brodie Steptoe.
Online condolences & tributes can be sent at www.watsonandsonsfuneralhome.com