Bill L. Parker
Published 2:48 pm Monday, January 9, 2012
Bill Leonard Parker, 77, of 133 George Parker Road died Jan. 5, 2012. He was the son of the late George and Dolly Scruggs Parker and husband of Brenda Finch Parker. He was a member of Rock Springs Baptist Church, where he served as a deacon. He had worked for McDowell Masonry and Paul Reneau Construction.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by two step-daughters, Patty Blackwell of Spartanburg, S.C. and Lori Tisler of Moore, S.C. and a sister, Geraldine P. Edwards of Columbus. He was predeceased by two brothers, Austin and John Parker.
The family will receive friends from 1-2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 7 at Rock Springs Baptist Church. Memorial services will follow at 2 p.m. at the church, conducted by Rev. Randy Smith and Rev. Craig Scruggs.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hospice of the Carolina Foothills, 130 Forest Glen Drive, Columbus, N.C. 28722 or to Rock Springs Baptist Church, 191 Dug Hill Road, Landrum, S.C. 29356.
The family wishes to express their sincere appreciation to the doctors and caregivers of Hospice of the Carolina Foothills.
Condolences may be left at www.pettyfuneralhome.com.
Petty Funeral Home & Crematory, Landrum.