Mr. Wade Henry “Buck” Parker, Jr., 85, of Kershaw, widower of Jessie Lee Anderson Parker, passed away Monday, December 12, 2011 at WJBD VA Medical Center in Columbia. He was born July 17, 1926 in Camden, a son of the late Wade H. Parker, Sr. and Nannie C. Watkins Parker.
A service to celebrate the life of Mr. Parker was held Thursday, December 15, 2011 at 4 pm at Lancaster Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Ed Stokes officiating.
Mr. Parker is survived by three sons, Wade Timothy Parker of Charlotte, Douglas A. Parker and Robert L. Parker of Kershaw; a daughter, Debra Parker Fincher of Linn Valley, Kansas; two brothers Troy Parker of Bethune and Jack C. Parker of Cassatt; 12 grandchildren, Ashley Parker, Kristina Parker, Brandon Parker, Chris Parker, Michael Parker, Ginger Petty, Hope Edgar, Shane Fincher, Staci Parker, Robbie Parker, Jamie Parker, and Casey Parker; and 15 great-grandchildren, Olivia Roussos, Ashley Cooper, Mason Parker, Nicolas Parker, Evan Parker, Chase Helms, Austin Edgar, Dalton Edgar, Blair Clearley, Haley Clearley, Wyatt Parker, Daniel Parker, Isabella Edwards, Susan Petty and Ruby Petty. He was preceded in death a daughter, Susan Parker Johnson.
The family received friends from 3 p.m. until 4 p.m. Thursday, December 15, 2011 at Lancaster Funeral Home.
Notes to the family may be made at www.lancasterfuneralhome.com.
Lancaster Funeral Home & Cremation Service is serving the family of Mr. Parker.