Mrs. Gladys P. Parker, 86 of McHenry, died Sun., Feb. 3, 2013 at Memorial Hospital in Gulfport.
Mrs. Parker was born on June 30, 1926 in Jackson County and was raised in the Daisy Vestry Community. She was a faithful member of McHenry Landmark Missionary Baptist Church at the time of her death. She was a homemaker and loved gardening and cooking.
Her parents, Joseph Flannagan Parker and Harriet Ann King; brother, Robert Parker; three sisters, Lena Parker, Lema Mae Parker and Jessie Parker; grandson, Daniel “Keith” Bond; and her husband of 47 years, Travis “Buck” Parker, all preceded her in death.
Survivors include her children, Marshall (Willa) Parker, Nella Woodard, Woody (Dawn) Parker, Nanci (Bobby) Reeder, Lavonne (Jerry) Holcomb and Terry (Monisa) Parker; 13 grandchildren; 19 great grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews, friends and loved ones.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., on Wed., Feb. 6 at Moore Funeral Home in Wiggins. Interment will follow at Oaklawn-McHenry Cemetery in McHenry.
Moore Funeral Service of Wiggins is in charge of arrangements.