OBITUARY

Arthur Leroy Parker

July 15, 1949October 24, 2020

Arthur L. Parker III or Al to family and friends 71, passed October 24, 2020 at home in Sulphur Springs, AR. He was born on July 15, 1949 in El Dorado, Arkansas to the late Roy and Gladys (Lindsay) Parker. Al was the husband of Petite (Roberts/Honderich) Parker. He moved to Fayetteville in the mid 70’s where he was a finish carpenter most notably restoring the post office building before attending the nursing program at the University of Arkansas. Al spent time coaching the Natural Lights women’s softball team of Fayetteville. He had a love for music, especially the Grateful Dead. He enjoyed restoring Land Cruisers, going rock crawling and was a member of the Rock Crawlers of NWA. He enjoyed working outdoors and passing time on his tractor. Al had a love for dogs and rescued many from the shelter. He worked for several local hospitals before retiring from Northwest Health in Springdale. Al is survived by his wife Petite of Sulphur Springs; children, Zac Parker of Arizona, Paxton Roberts of Fayetteville, Megan Roberts of Sulphur Springs, and Aaron Roberts of Centerton; sister, Kathy Thompson of Fayetteville; nephew, Quin Thompson of Fayetteville; and 6 grandchildren, Ashe, Miana, Avery, Owen, Everly, and Sutton. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to Circle of Life Hospice, 901 Jones Rd, Springdale, AR 72762 or your local animal shelter. Online condolences can be made at www.callisonloughfh.com.

SEND FLOWERS Add a
Memory
Receive
Notifications

Services

No public services are scheduled at this time. Receive a notification when services are updated.
Receive
Notifications
Show Your
Support

Memories and condolences

Bring comfort and tell the story of your loved one’s lifetime. Leave a memory, tell a favorite story or share a kind word or condolence.

receive updates

when friends and family add new memories

tips

for sharing memories and condolences

Learn more about the Parker name

VISIT ANCESTRY.COM