SHERMAN – Robert Parker, 64, died Thursday Oct. 24, 2013, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. He was a retired truck driver. He enjoyed fishing and watching NASCAR.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, at New Liberty Baptist Church in Vardaman with Bro. Jimmy Vance officiating. Burial will be in the New Liberty Cemetery. Kesler Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Survivors include one daughter, Bridgett Hendrix (Cody) of Baldwyn; three sons, Tim Parker of Tupelo, Lane Parker (Crystal) of Belmont and Joey Parker (Lisa) of Jackson; two sisters, Sue Langford (Gene) and Lou Long, both of Calhoun City; two brothers, Charlie Parker (Diane) and Wayne Parker (Barbara), both of Calhoun City; 12 grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Earnest and Lizzie Parker; two brothers, James and Howell Parker.
Pallbearers will be Ronald, Ricky, Jimmy and Greg Parker, Tony Langford and Bryan Allen Long.
Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until service time Saturday.