Sylvester Parker

Mr. Sylvester Parker, 78, of Pine Bluff, Ark., passed away on Thursday, July 4, 2013, at his home. He was born April 16, 1935, in Jefferson County, Noble Lake, Ark.

He is survived by his wife of 43 years, Evelyn Parker, of Pine Bluff; a brother, Abe Parker Jr. and a sister, Catherine Turner, both of Chicago, Ill.; his children, which include 7 sons: Sylvester Parker Jr. of Pine Bluff, Ark., James Parker of Warren, Ark., Cornell Parker of Vallejo, Calif., Thomas Lewis Parker, Emanuel Parker and Timothy Parker, all of Pasco, Wash., and Kenneth Parker of Prescott, Ark., 2 daughters: Debbie Passmore of El Sobrante, Calif., and Hope Parker of Dallas, Texas.

Services will be held on Friday, July 12 at 1 p.m. at Pine Bluff SDA Church located at 3719 Ridgway Rd. in Pine Bluff. Services are entrusted to P.K. Miller Mortuary, Inc. Visitation will be held at the mortuary Thursday from 6-8 p.m.

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