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Robert Alonzo "Bob" Parker, Sr
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Birth: May 7, 1875
Houston County
Texas, USA
Death: Aug. 8, 1943
Grapeland
Houston County
Texas, USA

~ROBERT ALONZO "BOB" PARKER~
The son of John Nelson Parker &
Mary Jane Caskey Parker
Married Addie Jo Keen
The 12th of Febuary 1896 in Grapeland, Houston County, Texas.
Children of ROBERT PARKER and ADDIE KEEN are:
Leonard Earl Parker, 1896-1970
Mary Jane Parker,1899-1986
SAMUEL HAROLD PARKER,1899-1952
CARL NELSON PARKER,1902-1918
JAMES BANKS PARKER,1907-1985
ADDIE MERTIE PARKER,1911-1912
Robert Alonzo Parker, Jr., 1915-1980
OMA DENT PARKER

FUNERAL SERVICES HELD FOR R. A. PARKER AT NEW PROSPECT

Robert Alonzo Parker, Sr Born 2-7-1875; died 8-8-1943

Funeral services for R. A. (Bob) Parker were held at the graveside with interment following in the Parker Cemetery Tuesday afternoon at 4 o'clock, with Rev. A. Frank, pastor of the Grapeland Methodist circuit officiating, assisted by Rev. Frank E. Luker of Kirbyville.

Mr. Parker died in a Houston hospital Sunday morning where he was carried several days before for examination and treatment. He has been at the home of his brother in Lufkin several weeks, and had been in failing health for several months.

He was a native of New Prospect community, having been born there May 7, 1875, and resided there all of his life, with the exception of a year or two when he lived in Grapeland. Mr. Parker was well known in Elkhart and had many friends here.

He is servived by four sons, Leonard of Midway; R. A. Jr., J. B. and Sam of Grapeland; two daughters, Mrs. T. E. Hunter of Laredo, and Mrs. Mary Robertson of Palestine; nine grandchildren; two brothers,
S. R. Parker of Lufkin, Jim Parker of Palestine; two sisters, Mrs. Jim Owens of Richardson, Mrs. W. H. Whitescarver of Crockett.









 
 
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 Parents:
  John Nelson Parker (1844 - 1914)
  Mary Jane Caskey Parker (1851 - 1895)
 
 Spouse:
  Addie Jo Keen Parker (1880 - 1934)
 
 Children:
  Samuel Harold Parker (1899 - 1952)*
  Carl Nelson Parker (1902 - 1918)*
  James Banks Parker (1907 - 1985)*
  Oma Dent Parker Hunter McDaniel (1909 - 1999)*
  Little Addie Mertie Parker (1911 - 1912)*
 
 Siblings:
  John William Parker (1870 - 1877)*
  Letha Ann Parker Owens (1873 - 1947)*
  Robert Alonzo Parker (1875 - 1943)
  Mary Viola Parker Whitescarver (1876 - 1969)*
  Samuel Reagan Parker (1879 - 1947)*
  Ralphie R. Parker (1882 - 1883)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
~R.A. PARKER~
"HUSBAND & FATHER"
 
Burial:
Parker Cemetery
Grapeland
Houston County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: MYates Vandver
Record added: Sep 11, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 41821040
Robert Alonzo Bob Parker, Sr
Added by: Carol Johnson Hoch
 
Robert Alonzo Bob Parker, Sr
Added by: Tom Streetman
 
Robert Alonzo Bob Parker, Sr
Added by: Tom Streetman
 
 
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When I die and leave you here a while, Be not like others, sore undone, who keep Long virgil by the silent dust and weep, For my sake turn again to life and smile, Nerving thy heart to do which will comfort other souls than thine; Complete these dear unfi...(Read more)
- Carol Johnson Hoch
 Added: Oct. 20, 2013
"In The Memory of Bob Parker"
- MYates Vandver
 Added: Dec. 6, 2010

- ~Family~
 Added: Sep. 11, 2009
 
 
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