Frances R. Parker
Services will be held at 11:00 AM Friday at First Baptist Church of Purvis for Mrs. Frances R. Parker, 86, of Purvis, MS.
She died Tuesday, November 7, 2017.
Interment will be in Highland Cemetery.
Mrs. Parker was a graduate of Taylorsville, MS High School; attended Jones Junior College and earned her registered nursing degree from South Miss. Charity Hospital in Laurel, MS. She was a former nurse at Felix Long Memorial Hospital in Starkville, MS and Baptist Memorial Hospital in Memphis, TN. She retired as office manager at Bob H. Parker Family Dentistry in Purvis and was a member of First Baptist Church of Purvis.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Dr. Bob H. Parker; one grandson, John Tyler Heldt and her mother, Willie Mae Quick.
She is survived by her three sons, Robert Wesley Parker (Susan) of Wiggins, MS, Paul R. Parker (Gail) of Purvis, MS and Dr. Mark H. Parker (Cherri) of Purvis, MS; two daughters, Cynthia P. Heldt (Tim) of Purvis, MS and Cherry P. Dissinger (Richard) of Vero Beach, FL; fourteen grandchildren, twenty-seven great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to: First Baptist Church of Purvis, Lamar County Christian School, American Cancer Society or Miami Project - Spinal Cord Injures.
Visitation will begin at 9:30 AM Friday until service at First Baptist Church of Purvis.