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Granddaughter Stormy Unforgettable Wife Lucille “MISSING YOU TODAY AND EVERYDAY ”
1 of 16 | Posted by: Kathy Parks Suarez - Miami, FL

“Only recently learned of Jack's passing through our son Scott, who lives in Tampa. I don't have to tell you Ron, Randy, and Kathy, what a "special"...Read More »
2 of 16 | Posted by: The Fitzgeralds - Port Charlotte, FL

“Condolences to the entire Parks family...Of course, I feel fortunate to have shared a few moments Jack Parks over the years, primarily through our...Read More »
3 of 16 | Posted by: Eddye Howard, Jr. - venice, FL

“Ron and Randy, Just thinking about both of you today. I know after talking to you your dad's in a much better place now. I'm sure you both have a...Read More »
4 of 16 | Posted by: Les Craft - St. Petersburg, FL

“Sending our love and prayers to the friends and family. Lee & Joan ”
5 of 16 | Posted by: Lee & Joan Dimitry - Lutz, FL

“Met Jack in 1975 and helped in the process of signing him on as a dealer with Ford Motor Credit Co. My first impressions; "Boss, we got a good one...Read More »
6 of 16 | Posted by: Dave Millen - Tampa, FL - Friend

“Our thoughts and prayers go out to the Parks family ”
7 of 16 | Posted by: Richard Jernigan - Ocala, FL

“Our condolence to your family ”
8 of 16 | Posted by: Roberto martin & family - Hudson, FL

“My deepest sympathies go out to all of the Parks family during this time. I only knew Jack Parks a short time, but will remember him fondly. ”
9 of 16 | Posted by: Robin Binnie - Tampa, FL

“MY CONDOLENCE TO THE FAMILY ”
10 of 16 | Posted by: FRANK ROSA - TAMPA, FL

“I considered Jack a dear friend of mine. His knowledge of the car business enhanced my career at Ford Credit and I will be forever grateful for his...Read More »
11 of 16 | Posted by: Rick Begole - Tampa, FL - Friend

“My sincere condolences to the entire Parks family. Mr. Parks was a wonderful man. I am so happy to have known him. He will be greatly missed!! I know...Read More »
12 of 16 | Posted by: Jennifer Currie Bellomo - Tampa, FL

“Jack and his family have felt like my family since the early 70's. We were business partners in the past and very good friends. I will forever...Read More »
13 of 16 | Posted by: Alex karras - Bradenton, FL

“I did not have the pleasure of knowing Mr. Parks, but my condolences and heartfelt sympathy to Ron and Randy and their families! I know that he was a...Read More »
14 of 16 | Posted by: Ted Smith - Tallahassee, FL

“Susan and my heartfelt sympathies go to the Parks family on the passing of one of the best men I know. He demonstrated geniune passion for the...Read More »
15 of 16 | Posted by: Randyt Crites - Dove Canyon, CA

“lots of memories and goot times.jack was one of the best car guys ever.joyce and i really enjoyed being with jack an lucille o many trips.thanks for...Read More »
16 of 16 | Posted by: ed howard - sarasota, FL


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Parks, Jack W., 87, of Tampa, FL passed away Sunday, March, 25, 2012 at Melech Hospice House. Jack was born in Cynthiana, Kentucky and moved to the Tampa area in 1975 coming from Miami. He was owner of Northgate Lincoln-Mercury and other dealerships in the area for many years, as well as a member of the Tampa Auto Dealers Association. He was of the Protestant faith and served in the U.S. Army during WWII. He was predeceased by his loving wife, Lucille. Survivors include his sons, Randy Parks and Ronald R. Parks, daughter Kathy J. Parks, grandchildren, Cameron, Courtney, Casey, Taylor, Stormy, Logan, and Camden. A visitation will be from 6-8 PM Thursday, March 29, 2012 at Blount Curry Carrollwood Chapel where services will be held at 11 AM Friday, March 30, 2012. Entombment will follow at Garden of Memories. In lieu of flowers, the family request donations in memory of Jack W. Parks be made to Johnnie B. Byrd Alzheimer's, 4001 East Fletcher Ave. Tampa, FL 33613, 813-866-1600.