|Birth: ||Apr. 15, 1911|
|Death: ||Jan. 12, 2008|
daughter of George W. and Clara Roy Parks, passed away The Bluffs Care Center in Columbia, MO. Hildred was born and raised on a farm in the Musselfork community north of Salisbury. She was the second of seven children, all of whom have preceded her in death.
Coming from a family of educators, Hildred was an outstanding student. She was educated in rural schools, graduated from Salisbury High School and received a Lifetime Teaching Certification form Kirksville Normal School, now Truman University. She taught at the Brummal School southeast of Salisbury, and roomed with Wilbur and Anna Hutchinson who farmed nearby. It was while living with the Hutchinson's that she met and fell in love with husband to be, Marvin F. Hutchinson. They were married on December 21, 1935 and enjoyed life together for 67 years, until Marvin passed away in 2002. They had three sons, seven grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren.
Hildred and Marvin farmed near Salisbury for most of their married lives and were both active members of First Baptist Church, Salisbury. Hildred taught adult Sunday school there for 50 years, sang in the choir and was considered by all to be a knowledgeable student of the scriptures. She reflected the love of Christ in all of her ways, always caring for her family, friends, and neighbors. Her smile was welcome wherever she went. She was a member of the Salisbury Music Club and instilled a love of music in all three of her sons, each of whom participates actively in the music ministry of their churches.
Obit by Summerville Funeral Home
George Washington Parks (1881 - 1964)
Clara Roy Parks (1884 - 1964)
Marvin Freeman Hutchinson (1913 - 2002)
Maintained by: Roger Parks
Originally Created by: Mark Maxwell
Record added: Jun 23, 2008
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