Roy  Parker

Roy Parker

Mr. Roy Parker, age 85, of Buford, GA passed away on Friday, April 22, 2011. He was preceded in death by his parents, Tom and Lillie Patterson Parker; brothers, Ralph Parker, Glen "Mosie" Parker, James Parker and Felton Parker; and son-in-law, Danny Humphrey. He is survived by his wife of sixty-two years, Katherine Smith Parker, Buford, GA; daughters and son-in-law, Kathy Parker Humphrey, Winder, GA, Debra Parker Caton, Buford, GA and Patti Parker Velez and husband, Jamie, Buford, GA; son and daughter-in-law, David Roy and Linda Parker, Lawrenceville, GA; grandchildren, Donny and Martine Humphrey, Dana Caton, Crystal Parker, Melissa Velez, Daniel Parker, and Christopher Caton; great grandchildren, Kate Humphrey, James Parker and Bryant Humphrey; sisters and brothers-in-law, Doris and Larry Bailey, Cleveland, GA and Katie and Leon Crow, Flowery Branch, GA; brother and sister-in-law, Harley and Grace Harrison Parker, Flowery Branch, GA; brother-in-law, Ralph Smith, Gainesville, GA; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. Mr. Parker was born January 26, 1926 in Buford, GA. He was retired from Bona Allen Company and was also a carpenter and cabinetmaker. He was of the Baptist Faith. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, April 26, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home with Rev. Kenneth Parker and Rev. Charles Pirkle officiating. Interment will follow at Broadlawn Memorial Gardens in Buford, GA. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Monday from 1:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Arrangements by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133, www.flaniganfuneralhome.com.