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“Knowing Elwyn Parks through activities at First Baptist Church was such a blessing. At our 60+ luncheon and Bible study it was a joy to fellowship...Read More »
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Elwyn was born on August 20, 1921 and passed away on Tuesday, November 26, 2019.

Elwyn was a resident of Arkansas at the time of passing.

He graduated from the University of Houston with a major in Pre-Law and a minor in Petroleum Engineering, then went to night school at South Texas College of Law.

We are all blessed for knowing him." Indeed, his life reflected the words of Deuteronomy 6:5, "And you shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your might." Elwyn volunteered for the Navy during World War II and served as a Lieutenant Senior Grade.

Visitation will be at Edwards Funeral Home, 5-7 p.m. Monday, December 2, 2019. Funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday, December 3, 2019, at First Baptist Church Fort Smith with the Rev. Mark Weaver officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to: First Baptist Church Missions Fund, 1400 Grand Ave., Fort Smith AR 72901.