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Jerry D. Parks

CRESSON — Jerry D. Parks passed away Friday, Feb. 19, 2016, at the age of 72.
Celebration of life: 11 a.m. Tuesday at Brown Owens & Brumley’s Joe B. Brown Memorial Chapel. Visitation: 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Jerry was born June 8, 1943, to the late Gerald and Merle Parks in Abilene. Jerry retired from XTO after more than 25 years of dedicated service. He was an avid collector of antiques. Jerry served as president of the Bluebonnet Water Board and also served in the Texas National Guard. Jerry was a loving and devoted husband, brother, uncle and friend and will be missed.
Survivors: Wife of 43 years, Cheryl Parks; brothers, Jay Parks, James T. Waddell IV, David Roop and Steve Roop; sisters, Jane Parks Floyd and Julie Shankle; six nieces; six nephews; and many friends.

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Condolence Messages

  1. Terry And Bill Marquardt

    Oh Cheryl, I am so sorry for your loss and the loss of such a good person from our community. My prayers are with you. Let me know if/when you need anything or if I can help in any way. Love from Bill and Terry Marquardt

  2. To all of you I’m so sorry and will be praying for all of you. He was a good man and he loved his family. Let me know what you need.

  3. Penny Baird Mercer

    My deepest sympathy. I am very sad to see this. I love all the Parks family and pray for peace to cover all of you.

  4. Hate to hear of the loss of Jerry. He has been a good friend for lots of years. My prayers go to Cheryl.

  5. Robbie (Bob) Callaham

    I am so sorry to hear of Jerry’s passing. He was a god friend to all in the Class of ’62. I will pray that his family has God’s peace at this time of sorrow.

  6. Sorry to hear about the loss of Jerry. So many fond memories from the ’60’s. God Bless his family and host of friends.

  7. Jerry was a good friend and will be missed. We had good times in our school days. Deepest Sympathy for his family.

  8. Olivia Vasilio Herrera

    My condolences to the family. So sad to hear of thid. God bless

  9. To all of the family, so sorry for your loss. Our prayers go out to the whole family! Please let me know if you need anything.

  10. Cheryl Simpson Clower

    Our prayers are with you and your family. Jerry was a sweet person & a very nice one too.

  11. Darleene Dunning Sims

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time. God’s peace to
    all of the family. Our memories live on.

  12. Lois Plumlee Beaver

    So sorry to hear about Jerry. He left a lot of good memories with the class of ’62. May God bless his family and friends!

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