Wednesday, July 29, 2015
Mr. Emmett James Parker
MR. EMMETT JAMES PARKER, age 81, of Bellah Avenue, Summerville, Georgia, passed away Wednesday, July 29, 2015, at his residence. A native Chattooga Countian, Mr. Parker was born to the late Jessie Lee and Florence Bowling Parker, on October 2, 1933. He was Church of God by Faith, a Veteran of Korea, serving in the U. S. Marine Corps, and was retired from Mohawk Industries. Mr. Parker was preceded in death by a sister, the late Emily Parker, and brother, the late Charles Parker.
Surviving are His wife of 35 years, Dicey Parker; daughters, Shelia (Doyle) King, Mrs. Donna Blackmon, Ms. Diane Reese, and Mrs. Janie Lashley all of Summerville; seven Grandchildren, ten Great Grandchildren also survive.
Funeral services will be held Friday, July 31st, at 2:00 P.M. from the J. D. Hill Memorial Chapel of Earle Rainwater Funeral Home with Rev. Andy Hutchins and Rev. Terrell McBrayer officiating, entombment in Greenhills Memory Garden. Active Pallbearers, Gene Lashley, Dwight Bowling, Allen Trammell, James Carroll, Tim Grogan, Evan McCurry, and Ty Hutchins; Honorary Pallbearers, Nurses of Heyman Hospice Care. The Family will receive friends, at the Funeral Home, Thursday from 6 until 8 P.M.
Earle Rainwater Funeral Home in charge of arrangements for Mr. Emmett James Parker, who passed away Wednesday.