Virginia Tucker Parks
February 5, 1928 -
July 3, 2020

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It is with regret we announce the passing of Mrs. Virginia Tucker Parks, age 92, of Pulaski, TN, formerly of Fayetteville, TN. Mrs. Parks was born on February 5, 1928 in Lincoln Co., TN to the late Charlie Benton and Pearl Shelton Tucker. Virginia retired from NASA and was a member of the Church of Christ. She passed away on July 3, 2020 at NHC in Pulaski.

Survivors include her daughters, Donna Smith of Mt. Juliet, TN, Carolyn Hayes of Huntsville, AL, Dixie (Justin) Sullivan of Mulberry, TN, and Teresa (Charlie) Davis of Summerville, SC; son, Roger (Cynthia) Parks of Pulaski; eight grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews. In addition to her parents, Virginia was preceded in death by her husband, Clyde Parks; brothers, J.W. and L.D. Tucker; and sisters, Lila Tucker Collins and Gracie Tucker Shelton.

Private family services were held with Bro. James Strope officiating. Burial was in the Lincoln Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Grace Fund at Fayetteville First Baptist Church, P.O. Box 623, Fayetteville, TN 37334, in memory of Mrs. Parks.

Higgins Funeral Home is honored to be serving the family of Mrs. Virginia Tucker Parks.

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10 Comments

  1. Tommy Eslick

    Roger, so sorry for your loss your mom was such a sweet lady . God bless you and your family. Love you brother

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  2. Jerry and Terry McGehee

    Dixie, Justin and family, Roger and family,
    We are so sorry to learn of your loss and are keeping all of you in our thoughts and prayers. Love y’all,
    Jerry and Terry McGehee

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  3. Kathy Thomas

    With Deepest Sympathy, NHC Healthcare, Pulaski, Tn. Kathy Thomas

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  4. tracy endsley

    Sorry to hear of the passing of Ms. Parks. She was always a pleasure to wait on at Red Food and BI-LO. I have you in my thoughts and prayers.

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  5. Carolyn Greenwood

    So sorry for your loss, i enjoyed working with Virginia at MSFC/NASA

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  6. Gary & Jo Ann Thompson

    Roger and family. We are so sorry about the passing of your mother. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and the family.

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  7. Roger laster

    Dixie
    Very sorry for your loss

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  8. Donnie and Rita and Harrell and Brenda Parks

    Sending healing love and hugs ❣️ to all the family. Aunt Virginia was the last aunt of the Clyde Parks family. JW’s family always respected and loved Aunt Virginia.

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  9. Paula Dollar

    Dixie I am so sorry for the loss of your mother.

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  10. Catherine and Lorrey Keller

    Dixie and family sorry to hear about the passing of your sweet mom!
    Y’all are in my thoughts and prayers 🙏

    Reply

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10 Comments

  1. Tommy Eslick

    Roger, so sorry for your loss your mom was such a sweet lady . God bless you and your family. Love you brother

    Reply
  2. Jerry and Terry McGehee

    Dixie, Justin and family, Roger and family,
    We are so sorry to learn of your loss and are keeping all of you in our thoughts and prayers. Love y’all,
    Jerry and Terry McGehee

    Reply
  3. Kathy Thomas

    With Deepest Sympathy, NHC Healthcare, Pulaski, Tn. Kathy Thomas

    Reply
  4. tracy endsley

    Sorry to hear of the passing of Ms. Parks. She was always a pleasure to wait on at Red Food and BI-LO. I have you in my thoughts and prayers.

    Reply
  5. Carolyn Greenwood

    So sorry for your loss, i enjoyed working with Virginia at MSFC/NASA

    Reply
  6. Gary & Jo Ann Thompson

    Roger and family. We are so sorry about the passing of your mother. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and the family.

    Reply
  7. Roger laster

    Dixie
    Very sorry for your loss

    Reply
  8. Donnie and Rita and Harrell and Brenda Parks

    Sending healing love and hugs ❣️ to all the family. Aunt Virginia was the last aunt of the Clyde Parks family. JW’s family always respected and loved Aunt Virginia.

    Reply
  9. Paula Dollar

    Dixie I am so sorry for the loss of your mother.

    Reply
  10. Catherine and Lorrey Keller

    Dixie and family sorry to hear about the passing of your sweet mom!
    Y’all are in my thoughts and prayers 🙏

    Reply

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