Jerry Ray Parker

Born: Mon., Sep. 30, 1946
Died: Sat., Jul. 15, 2017


10:00 AM to 11:00 AM, Thu., Jul. 20, 2017
Location: Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Thu., Jul. 20, 2017
Location: Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church

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Jerry Ray Parker passed away after a brief illness at Forsyth Memorial Hospital in Winston-Salem.  Jerry was born September 30, 1946 in Catawba County to the late Edgar Ray and Mary Ina Yoder Parker.  He was retired from Getrag/GKN Driveline.  Jerry was an avid fisherman and golfer who also loved cars.
     Jerry is survived by three daughters; Andrea Nicole (Nikki) Rochelle of Raleigh, Sheridan Rae Hughes of Conover, and Sonya Parker Brown of Taylorsville, two sisters; Diane Dawson of Taylorsville and Mary Ellen Edwards of Conway, SC, six beloved grandchildren; Chase, Taylor, Lauren, Kaitlyn, Emma, Jake, and many other cherished relatives and friends.
     The Parker family will receive friends Thursday, July 20, 2017 from 10:00 to 11:00 am at Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church in Newton.  The funeral service will follow at 11:00 am in the sanctuary of Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church.  Rev. Eddie Jolly and Rev. David McHale will officiate.  Interment will follow the service in the church cemetery.  Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association.  For further information go to:

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