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James Ray Parker

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“Mike I have been through this with both of my parents and its true what they say...time really does heal the heart and Memories do live on forever....Read More »
1 of 25 | Posted by: Patrick Parton - Houston, TX

“My thoughts and prayers and with you and your family Mike. So sorry for your loss. ”
2 of 25 | Posted by: Sharleen Bailey - TX

“MIke, So sorry to hear about your loss, my heratfelt condolences to you and your family. Regards, Yasser Mukhtar ”
3 of 25 | Posted by: Yasser Mukhtar - HOUSTON, TX

“Sorry to hear about Jim's passing. I will remember the family in my prayers. Enjoyed working with Jim for many years at Tretolite. Wish I could have...Read More »
4 of 25 | Posted by: Edward Petty - Kilgore, TX

“Sorry for your loss. I know you will miss him. ”
5 of 25 | Posted by: Vicki Carrington - Longview, TX

“Mike, I'm so sorry to hear of your dad's passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you. God Bless, ”
6 of 25 | Posted by: Michael Vacker - Sugar Land, TX

“My prayers and condolences go out to you and your family. May god give you strength and power to move forward and celebrate his life that he spent...Read More »
7 of 25 | Posted by: Kruti Patel - Sugarland, TX

“Jessica, I was so sorry to hear about J.R. May the Lord be with you and your family during this time. Connie Hetherington ”
8 of 25 | Posted by: Connie Hetherington - Gladewater, TX

“My Deepest sympathy goes out to the Parker Family and Friends. This is one of many scriptures in God's Holy and Inspired word the Bible that gives...Read More »
9 of 25 | Posted by: Mrs. Brannon - Centerline, MI

“Hello Mike, So sad to hear about your loss. Wishing you and your family peace through such a difficult time. Much love and many prayers from the...Read More »
10 of 25 | Posted by: Lance Schaper - TX

“Mike, My deepest condolences to you and your family. May Lord give you all patience to face your loss. Arshad Musani ”
11 of 25 | Posted by: Arshad Musani - TX

“Mike, I want to express my deepest condolences on you and your families loss. If there is anything you need, please don't hesitate to ask. ”
12 of 25 | Posted by: Tim Riesman - Sugar Land, TX

“Dear Mike parker, I just wanted to write you a quick note to let you know that I've been thinking about you and your family since I learned of...Read More »
13 of 25 | Posted by: Farhad Mohd Rahim - Houston, TX

“So sorry for your loss.... May all the prayers and love be with you and your family today. ”
14 of 25 | Posted by: kari bennington - lake jackson, TX

“To Mike and all the Parker Family: My thoughts and prayers are with all of you in this time of need, so that God gives you the strength to deal...Read More »
15 of 25 | Posted by: Maria Ruiz - Sugar Land, TX

“To the Parker Family, Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family as you go through this loss. We will continue to pray for your family...Read More »
16 of 25 | Posted by: Naushad Kermally - Houston, TX

“Mike, I'm sorry to hear about your loss, I can only imagine how trying this must be when one loses such a close family member. Best wishes to you...Read More »
17 of 25 | Posted by: Brennan Salassi - Houston, TX

“MIke, So sorry to hear about your loss, my heratfelt condolences to you and your family. Regards, Dak ”
18 of 25 | Posted by: Murtaza Dak - Sugar Land, TX

“I am so sorry for your loss.My heart goes out to you for your loss and I am keeping yawl in my prayers. - Amy- ”
19 of 25 | Posted by: Amy Milberger - houston, TX

“Mike . Please accept my deepest sympathies . May his Soul Rest In Peace . My prayers with you . God Bless . Trevor ”
20 of 25 | Posted by: Trevor Weerasinghe - Sugarland, TX

“My thoughts and prayers are with your family during this time. ”
21 of 25 | Posted by: Jamie Skelton - Henderson, TX

“To the Parker Family I am so sorry about your loss. J. R. was a very nice man. I grieve that my granddaughters will not have their grandfather in...Read More »
22 of 25 | Posted by: Julia Cook - Nacogdoches, TX

“Mike and Mary, My sympothy and prayers are with you and your girls. Love, Aunt Marilyn ”
23 of 25 | Posted by: Marilyn Peterson - Tulsa, OK

“Jessica I am so sorry for your loss . My prayers are with you and the family . Samantha ”
24 of 25 | Posted by: Samantha - longview, TX

“Jim was a terrific man. We really enjoyed knowing him and exchanging fishing tales and stock market moves. We have a family member in the hospital...Read More »
25 of 25 | Posted by: Alice and Jesse Doyle - Ball, LA

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Services for James Ray "J.R." Parker, 80, of Longview will be held at the Rader Funeral Home Chapel on Friday, December 14, 2012 at 10 a.m. with Reverend Dale Perkins officiating. Burial will follow at Rosewood Park. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 6 to 8 pm Thursday, December 13, 2012. Mr. Parker was born in Sikes, LA to Jesse James and Eula Effie Parker on March 4, 1932. After serving in the Navy from 1951-1955, JR began his career in the oilfield. He worked for Petrolite Chemical from 1971 to 1993 and retired as distribution manager. He enjoyed fishing and woodworking. He loved his family and fellowship with his friends. He is survived by his wife Jessica Parker of Longview; daughter Raye Lynne Sullivan of White House, TX; sons and daughters-in-law James Michael and Mary Parker of Houston, TX, Phillip Lee and Julie Parker of Carbondale, CO; step-daughters Andrea and husband Kevin Nall of Waco, TX, Stacey and husband Clay Perkins of Longview; brother and sister-in-law Darrow and Mary Parker of Winnfield, LA; sister Maurine Poole Shawnee Mission, KA; 13 grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews. Memorial contributions may be made to: Perkins Partnership Ministries 1125 Judson Plaza, Suite 182 Longview, Texas

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