January 21, 1945October 20, 2018

Bill Parker

Graveside service with Military Honors for William E. “Bill” Parker 73, are set for 11:00 a.m. Friday at Corinth National Cemetery.

Bill died October 20, 2018 at Magnolia Regional Health Center. He was born January 21, 1945 in Cincinnati, OH. To the late Robert and Beatrice Parker. He was a former eagle scout and was a paper boy there in Kokomo. He was a graduate of Kokomo High School, were he was on the wrestling team that won two state championships. After high school he joined the US Marine Corp and severed in Vietnam, receiving the rank of corporal. Bill moved to Corinth in 1978 with Hall’s of MS/World Color. Over the years he was a mechanic, machinist, truck driver, greens keeper, golf ball hunter, ok karaoke singer, great shot, lover of history , crappy golfer, past VFW Post Commander and a father, son, brother, uncle, husband, friend and always a Marine “Semper Fi”.

He was preceded in death by his son, William Parker; parents; brother, Mike Parker.

He is survived by his children, Robert Parker of Austin, TX. Barbara Parker of Tupelo MS., Shannon Anderson of Canyon Lake, CA; 10 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in Bill's memory may be made to Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, Kansas 66675-8517 US.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at for the PARKER family.

Arrangements under the care of Memorial Funeral Home.


  • Wounded Warrior Project


  • Graveside Service Friday, October 26, 2018


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Tammy Smith

October 25, 2018

No one will ever know what this man meant to my family(Angel's daughter) and how my mom and bo took care of him this past year, should be very appreciated. He is so loved and we will miss him so much. Love you Mr. BILL

Barbara Herring

October 24, 2018

Prayers for family Bill was a great man and friend

Sue Tucker

October 22, 2018

My deepest condolences to Bill's family. Prayers for comfort during this time. He was a good man that I had the pleasure of working with for many years at Worldcolor. He will be missed by everyone.