He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert and Leona Parker, and his brother, Rick Parker.
A loving husband and father, he is survived by his wife, Anita Louise Parker; children, Kristen Martin, Amy Kucsak, John Robert Parker; and six grandchildren.
A veteran of Vietnam, he spent his last years as a corrections officer at Lee Arrendale State Prison. He enjoyed gourmet cooking, fishing and painting.
Donations in his name can be made to the Gideon Society at gideons.org.
Send online condolences to csog.com.
Arrangements by the Cremation Society of Georgia.
The Northeast Georgian
October 19, 2011