Originally created 08/20/04

Mr. George Parker, Sr. (AUGUSTA, Ga.)



AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mr. George Edward Parker, Sr., 61, beloved husband of Mrs. Beverly Parker of Augusta, entered into rest on Wednesday, August 18, 2004 at University Hospital. Beloved as a husband, father, "Papa", son and brother, he remains so in the hearts of his loved ones. Other survivors include his mother and step-father, Mary L. and Franklin Newkirk; sons, George E. Parker, Jr. and Jason R. Parker; daughters, Jennifer L. Hughes and Mimi B. Hopson; brothers, Cecil Parker, Donald Parker, Ervin Parker and Ray Parker; three grandchildren, Travis James Parker, Vaughn Thomas George Hughes and Morgayne Parker Leech. Funeral services will be held in the Chapel of Hatcher Funeral home on Saturday - August 21, 2004 at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Marion Jay officiating. Interment will follow in Hillcrest Memorial Park. Mr. Parker, a native Augustan, was a retired pipefitter and a member of the Local 150 Plumbers and Steamfitters Union. He was a Baptist. The family will receive friends at the funeral home this Friday evening from 6 until 9 p.m. Hatcher Funeral Home, Augusta. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle August 20, 2004