McCORMICK, S.C.- Mr. James Eddie "Pluckie" Parks, 59, of Sandrock Road, the husband of Priscilla Watts Parks, died on November 14, 2002, in Aiken Regional Medical Center. He was born in Edgefield County, SC, a son of the late Clarence and Alma Peterson Parks. He was a retired employee of Aiken Electric and a member of the Liberty Spring Baptist Church and the Sandrock Community Club. He is survived by his wife, Priscilla Watts Parks of the home, one son, James Eddie Parks, Jr. of the home, four daughters, Annette Dotts, Vanessa Leverett, and Tara F. Parks all of Augusta, and Charlena J. Parks, Greenwood, SC; one step son, one step daughter, six brothers, McArthur Parks, Augusta; Charles Parks, Russell A. Parks, Kenneth Lanier and Wade Lanier and Thurmond Lanier, five sisters, Cleo Gilchrist, Almastine Butler, Miriam Mack, Doris Nelson, and Luephlia Gilchrist, god-daughter, six grandchildren. Funeral service will be 3 p.m Sunday at the Liberty Spring Baptist Church with burial in the church cemetery. Butler and Sons Funeral Home, Saluda, SC is in charge.
The Augusta Chronicle November 16, 2002