Fred Parker Jr. aka “Junior”, 71, passed away, Monday, August 5, 2019 at the Hospice Care of the Piedmont, Inc. of Greenwood surrounded by family.
Fred was born on September 28, 1947 in Greenwood, SC to the late Hellen and Fred Parker Sr.
He attended Brewer High School in Greenwood, SC and was a former truck driver for Wilson Brothers in Coronaca. He was a comedian by nature and he enjoyed fishing during his free time. He was a friend of many and he never met a stranger.
He was preceded in death by his lifelong partner, Mary Moore.
He is survived by his children: Fred Parker III (Shwanda) of Clinton, SC; Taras Parker of the home and Helen Williams of Greenwood, SC; 9 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren; his brothers and sisters: James Parker of Hodges, SC; Larry Parker (Caroline) of Hodges, SC; Emma Harling (Amos) of Hodges, SC; Gladys Butler of Hodges, SC and Isabella Joye (Sam) of Lamar, SC; along with several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will held Noon Wednesday, August 8, 2019 at Percival Tompkins Chapel with Rev. Dr. Amos O Harling officiating. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.percivaltompkinsfh.com or email firstname.lastname@example.org The family is at the home of a duaghter Helen " Cookie" Williams 104 Mimosa Court, Country Homes Subdivision. Percival Tompkins Funeral Home is honored to serve the Parker family.