Funeral service for Mr. Larry Dennis Parks, age 73, of Pendleton, OR, will be conducted Tuesday, November 3, 2015 at 2:30 p.m. at the Fayetteville First Methodist Church with Bro. Will Wells officiating. Burial will follow in Riverview Memorial Gardens. Mr. Parks passed away Tuesday, October 20, 2015 in Pendleton, OR.
Mr. Parks was a native of Lincoln County, the son of the late J.W. and Opal Parks. He was was educated in Business Administration at Middle Tennessee State University, and moved to Atlanta. He retired as an accountant at Abstein Gallery, Atlanta, GA. He has been a member of the Lions Club, the Pro-Mozart Society and the Eagles Club. He was a devout member of the All Saints Episcopal Church in Atlanta, GA.
Survivors include sisters Rachel Taylor, Peggy Chick, Sammie Kay Pigg all of Fayetteville, Janice Cothran of Holly Pond, AL, Yvonne Shelton of Douglasville, GA, brother Harrell Parks of Hattiesburg, MS, Gary Parks of Flintville, Donnie Parks of Fayetteville, caretaker Dr. Robert S. Pfeiffer and several nieces, nephews, grand nieces and nephews and many cousins. Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by grandparents Charlie and Ella Parks, Sam and Esther Polly, brothers Randall Parks, Tony Parks, niece Christy Parks and friend Allen Pierce.
Visitation will be Tuesday, November 3, 2015 from 12:30 until 2:30 p.m. at Fayetteville First Methodist Church.
Higgins Funeral Home is assisting the family of Mr. Larry Dennis Parks.