Originally created 02/10/01

Mr. Wadus Parker

Mr. Wadus W. Parker, 73, died Thursday, Feb. 8, 2001, at University Hospital.

Graveside services will be at 1 p.m. today at Bellevue Memorial Gardens, Grovetown, with Dr. Jon Reimer officiating.

Mr. Parker, a native of Bladen County, N.C., had retired from the Army and civil service and was a veteran of World War II and the Korean War. He was a member of American Legion Post 205.

Survivors include his wife, Cleo Crane Parker; two daughters, Elisabeth Parker, Augusta, and Linda Salter, Evans; and four grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be members of an Army Honor Guard.

Memorials may be made to: American Cancer Society, 325 Eighth St., P.O. Box 1725, Augusta, GA 30903.

Poteet Funeral Home, Peach Orchard Road, is in charge of arrangements.

The Augusta Chronicle, Feb. 10, 2001