In Memory

Kenneth Reid Parks CHARLOTTE - Kenneth Reid Parks, 72, of Charlotte, N.C. passed away of cancer on Wednesday, December 25, 2013, at Matthews Presbyterian Hospital. He was born in Charlotte, on March 2, 1941. He was one of three children of the late William B. Parks and Sadie Hagler Parks. Mr. Parks is survived by his wife, Barbara Helms Parks of Charlotte, a son, Kenneth Reid Parks, Jr. of Charlotte, and his wife, Scott R. Trotter of Durham, N.C.; a brother, Boyce G. Parks and wife, Donna and a sister-in-law, Rebecca R. Parks. He was preceded in death by a brother, William B. Parks, Jr. Mr. Parks graduated from Harding High School in 1959. He attended Wingate University and then attended and graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1966. He served in the United States Army and was a member of Idlewild A.R.P. Church. Mr. Parks' passion was entrepreneurial ventures, and for the past 17 years he was the business owner of Direct Health, Inc. Mr. Parks was devoted to his family and friends. He was a very kind and optimistic person and all who knew him loved him. He will be missed dearly. A service to celebrate the life of Mr. Parks will be held Saturday, January 4th, 2014 at 2 P.M. in the sanctuary of Glenwood A.R.P. Church, 5024 Freedom Drive in Charlotte. The family will greet friends immediately following the service in the Fellowship Hall of the church. Burial will be private. In lieu of customary remembrances, the family requests with gratitude that memorial contributions be directed to the charity of one's choice .

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2018

James B King
James B King

 

2017

Betty Elliott (Thomas)
Betty Elliott (Thomas)

 

DeVera Taylor (Goodson)
DeVera Taylor (Goodson)

 

2015

Rebecca Bollinger (McGowen)
Rebecca Bollinger (McGowen)

 

Elizabeth (Sue) Raley (Nixon)
Elizabeth (Sue) Raley

 

2014

Roy (Wilton) Tiller
Roy (Wilton) Tiller

 

2013

Ken Parks
Ken Parks

 

2012

Ed Chalmers
Ed Chalmers

 

Wayne Fogle
Wayne Fogle


Bob Funderburk
Bob Funderburk


John Larry Kiser
John Larry Kiser

 

2011

Marietta Branton (Ware)
Marietta Branton (Ware)


Donnie Christenbury
Donnie Christenbury

 

James Andy Martin
James Andy Martin

 

Martha Shaver (Hinson)
Martha Shaver (Hinson)

 

2010

Eleanor Phillips (Pettus)
Eleanor Phillips (Pettus)

 

2007

Hubert Jack Booth
Hubert Jack Booth

 

Albert Lands
Albert Lands


2005

Mayme Jo Parr (Tillman)
Mayme Jo Parr (Tillman)

 

2004

Barbara Case (Blythe)
Barbara Case (Blythe)

 

Dwaine A Godfrey
Dwaine A Godfrey

 

Judy Ligon (Dingman)
Judy Ligon (Dingman)


Annelle Sherron (Hunter)
Annelle Sherron (Hunter)


2003

James (Butch) Miller
James (Butch) Miller

 

Patsy Mullis (Wingate)
Patsy Mullis (Wingate)

 

2001

Roger Evans
Roger Evans


Rebecca Kaye Mitchell (Taylor)
Rebecca Kaye Mitchell

 

Joseph C Nicholson Jr
Joseph C Nicholson Jr


2000

Phil Edwards
Phil Edwards


1999

James B Beck
James B Beck

 

1998

Roy Knight
Roy Knight


1994

Sudie Porter (Devine)
Sudie Porter (Devine)


1990

William Louis Daughtery
William Louis Daughtery

 

1986

David Dysart
David Dysart


1980

Charles Beaty
Charles Beaty

 

Linda Greenway (Schaffer)
Linda Greenway (Schaffer)


1978

Eric F Cathey
Eric F Cathey

 

1976

Doris Ann Guyton (Adams)
Doris Ann Guyton (Adams)

 

1971

George Richard Melton
George Richard Melton

 

1966

Jimmy Helms
Jimmy Helms


1962

Tommy Pendleton
Tommy Pendleton

 

DECEASED YEAR UNKNOWN

Tommy Ramsey
Tommy Ramsey


E G Scott
E G Scott


Warren G Thompson
Warren G Thompson

 

Patricia Kay Thornton (Wilson)
Patricia Kay Thornton


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