Born 3-20-1937 - Died 3-17-2002
Bert Parker, 64, son of the late Tom and Katy Parker was born March 20, 1937, in Scotts City, Mo. He died March 17, 2002, at Calico Rock, Ark. He was married to Georgia Ritter in August of 1967, in Kansas City, Mo. He spent most of his working years as an auto mechanic.Survivors include his wife, Georgia Parker of the home; six sons and five daughters-in-law, Bert Troy and Debbie Parker of Smithton, Mo., Charley and Brenda Parker of Calico Rock, Ark., Robert and Judy Parker of Calico Rock, Wayne and Angie Cunningham of Mtn. Home, Ark., Ed and Barbara Cunning-ham of Mtn. Home, Jerry Cunningham of Lead Hill; one daughter and son-in-law, Katy and Mark Page of Gassville; four brothers; Gilbert Parker, Bill Parker, Jack Parker all of Gallatin, and Sam Parker of Thompson, Calif.; three sisters, Ellen Ault of Independence, Mo., Alta McQueen of Raytown, Mo., and Wilma Royster of Longbeach, Calif.; 14 grandchildren; Mandy Cun-ningham, Jennifer Cunning-ham, Jared Cunningham, Justin Cunningham, Eddie Coy Cun-ningham, Tasha Cunningham, Mitchell Cunningham, Lance Cunningham, Logan Cunning-ham, Heather Parker, Levi Parker, Monica Page, Brandy Parker, and Roseann Parker; and a host of other relatives and friends.He was preceded in death by his parents; and three brothers, Wilbert, Jess and Raymond Parker.Services were Thursday, March 21, 2002, at the Glade Rock Chapel Burial was in the Galatia Cemetery with arrangements under the direction of Eddie's Family Funeral Home of Calico Rock.Pallbearers were Kenny Parker, John Parker, Buster Parker, Shawn Parker, Jeff Huggens, and Donathan Speak.Honorary pallbearers were Nathaniel Speak and Delbert Clark.