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Eugene Franklin Parker

February 8, 1947 February 3, 2019
Eugene Franklin Parker
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Eugene F. Parker, 71, of Marion, passed away 11:20 a.m. Sunday, February 3, 2019 at his residence in Marion surrounded by his loving family.

Eugene owned and operated Parker Disposal in Marion since 1983, his son, John Parker will continue to operate the business.

Eugene was born February 8, 1947 in Herrin, IL to Winston Eugene and Doris Elizabeth (Belcher) Parker.

Eugene was thrilled when Mady was born. After her birth his whole world revolved around her.

Eugene was united in marriage with Dalyne Marie Holloway on July 24, 1971 in Anaheim, CA. She preceded him in death on September 19, 2000.

Surviving are his two sons and a daughter-in-law, John and Doris Parker of Marion, Kelly Parker of Westminster, CA; two granddaughters, Arielle Parker of Westminster, CA, Madyson Parker of Marion; two nieces, Paula Norris and companion, Wayne Murphy of Marion, Andrea (Mike) Davis of Texarkana, TX; nephew, Michael Price of Florida, great nephew, Bryan (Dana) Craig of Texarkana, TX; two great nieces, Chelsea (Dale) Hanks of Marion, Shana Craig of Texarkana, TX; two great-great nephews, Brock Craig and Brayden Craig of Texarkana, TX and a close friend, Michael James of Carmi.

He was preceded in death by his wife, parents and a sister, Judith Martin.

The family of Eugene Parker wish to extend their sincere thanks to Dr. Michael Lawler, Hospice of Southern Illinois and the SIH Cancer Center for the excellent care and concern provided to him and his family. A special thank you to the many family, friends and business customers who blessed him with personal visits and prayers. Your kindness has not gone unnoticed and is truly appreciated. It is comforting to know he was surrounded by so much love.

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Meredith-Waddell Funeral Home

2704 South Park Avenue
Herrin, IL 62948

Meredith-Waddell Funeral Home
2704 South Park Avenue Herrin 62948 IL
United States

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