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 Robert Alonzo “Bob” Parker, Sr

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Robert Alonzo “Bob” Parker, Sr

  • Birth 7 May 1875 Houston County, Texas, USA
  • Death 8 Aug 1943 Grapeland, Houston County, Texas, USA
  • Burial Grapeland, Houston County, Texas, USA
  • Memorial ID 41821040

~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.











Inscription

~R.A. PARKER~
"HUSBAND & FATHER"


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  • Created by: MYates Vandver
  • Added: 11 Sep 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 41821040
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Robert Alonzo “Bob” Parker, Sr (7 May 1875–8 Aug 1943), Find A Grave Memorial no. 41821040, citing Parker Cemetery, Grapeland, Houston County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by MYates Vandver (contributor 46783522) .