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Perrin Parker

Perrin Parker

Sunday, October 14th, 1945 Tuesday, December 3rd, 2019

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Obituary for Perrin Eugene Parker

Blacksburg -- Perrin Eugene Parker, 74, of 356 Parker Rd, passed away on Tuesday, December 3rd, 2019, at his home.

Born in Grover, he was the husband of Diane Parker and the son of the late William Forrest Parker and Corrie Bratton Parker. After serving six years in the National Guard, Rev. Parker served as pastor at several churches from 1971 until he retired in 1994. He was a charter member of Buffalo Fire Department and has remained active since.

In addition to his wife, Rev. Parker is survived by a son, Joshua Parker, and wife, Paula; a daughter, DeeGee Parker and fiance, Claude Cobb, all of Blacksburg; three brothers, Bobby Parker of Blacksburg, Lee "Hoot" Parker and wife, Carolyn, of Blacksburg; and Junior Parker and wife, Gerri, of Kings Mountain; a sister, Betty Harrington, of Gaffney; a sister-in-law, Frances Parker, of Blacksburg; two god-children, Emalee and Kolbe Taylor, of Flat Rock, NC; and numerous nieces and nephews, great-nieces and nephews, and great-great-nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, a sister, Leila Lyle, and four brothers, Bill, Henry "Bate," Jake, and Charles Parker.

The family will receive friends on Thursday, December 5th, 2019, from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm at Buffalo Baptist Church. Funeral services with full Fireman's Rites will be held Friday, December 6th, 2019, at 3:00 pm at Buffalo Baptist Church with Dr. Bruce Price, Rev. Tyler Moss, and Dr. Terry Duvall officiating. Interment will follow in the Rock Springs Baptist Church Cemetery. His nephews and great-nephews will serve as pallbearers. Members of the fire department will serve as honorary pallbearers.

The family will be at the residence.

The Book of Memories is available at www.gordonmortuary.com.

The Blacksburg location of Gordon Mortuary is serving the Parker family.

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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Thursday, December 5th, 2019 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Buffalo Baptist Church
    618 Old Buffalo Church Road
    Blacksburg, SC
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    Thursday, December 5th, 2019
    6:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Service

    Friday, December 6th, 2019 | 3:00pm
    Buffalo Baptist Church
    618 Old Buffalo Church Road
    Blacksburg, SC
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    Friday, December 6th, 2019
    3:00pm
    Officiant
    Dr. Bruce Price
    Co-Celebrant
    Rev. Tyler Moss
    Dr. Terry Duvall
  • Interment

    Friday, December 6th, 2019 | 4:00pm
    Rock Springs Baptist Church Cemetery
    1184 Rock Springs Road
    Blacksburg, South Carolina
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    Friday, December 6th, 2019
    4:00pm

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Carolyn & Charles Parker

Perrin was a source of strength to his family and the community he served. Our prayers are with the family during this time or sorrow.
Carolyn & Charles Parker
Comment | Posted at 04:31pm via Condolence
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Misty Walker Badger

I'm so sorry for the loss of a wonderful man he baptized me at a young age but he showed me Jesus is in my heart and to live for God ! I'm truly blessed to had the privilege of knowing the Parker family my sincere condolences to you all
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jerricarpenter69@gmail.com

We are so sorry to hear of Mr. Parker passing. The family is in our prayers. The Carpenter family
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Performance Automotive

To the Family,
We at Performance Automotive of Gaffney send our very deepest sympathy. Mr. Parker was always friendly and such a pleasure to get to know. He will be greatly missed.
Comment | Posted at 01:44pm via Condolence
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David and Marilyn

Betty, Sorry to hear that your brother has passed away. We will be keeping your family in our prayers.
Comment | Posted at 11:57am via Condolence
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