Kiser-Rose Hill Funeral Home

125 Idletime Drive, Greeneville, TN


Carroll Parks

November 13, 1934June 5, 2019

Carroll Parks, age 84, of Unaka Drive, Mosheim passed away Wednesday, June 5, 2019 at Greeneville Community Hospital East (Laughlin).

He was retired from Weavexx and as a farmer.

He attended God’s Lighthouse Church as long as his health permitted. Mr. Parks is survived by his wife of 61 years: Jeannine Parks; three children: Doug (Tina) Parks, Charles (Teresa) Parks and Karen (Parker) McGaha; six Grand children: Lenton (Ashley) Parks, Cassey Hamlin, Shannon (Marshall) Haren, Isaac Parks and fiancé Paige Hawkins, Sabrena and Dustin Landers and Jacob Parks and Sam Tullock; eleven great grandchildren; two sisters: Maxine Laughlin and Charlsie Freshour; several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents: Hugh and Kate Parks; one brother: Burl Parks.

Family will receive friends Saturday from 2:00 – 6:00 PM at Kiser-Rose Hill Funeral Home. The funeral service will follow the visitation at 6:00 PM Saturday in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Dwayne Stills and Rev. Ronnie Knight officiating.

Graveside service will be conducted Sunday at 4:00 PM at Mosheim Central Cemetery. The Greene County Honor Guard and the Tennessee National Guard will conduct military graveside honors. Family and friends are asked to meet at the funeral home at 3:00 PM Sunday to go in procession to the cemetery.

Pallbearers will be: Lenton Parks, Isaac Parks, Jacob Parks, Randy Freshour, Bruce Hartman and Sam Tullock.

Honorary pallbearers will be: Shorty Harmon, Lynn Malone, Larry Laughlin and Tommy Ellenburg.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.kiserrosehillfuneralhome.com.


  • Jeannine Parks, Wife oif 61 years
  • Doug and Tina Parks, Son and Daughter-in-law
  • Charles and Teresa Parks, Son and Daughter-in-law
  • Karen and Parker McGaha, Daughter and Son-in-law
  • Lenton (Ashley) Parks, Grandchild
  • Cassey Hamlin, Grandchild
  • Shannon (Marshall) Haren, Grandchild
  • Isaac Parks and Paige Hawkins, Grandson and Fiancée
  • Sabrena and Dustin Landers, Grandchildren
  • Jacob Parks, Grandchild
  • Sam Tullock, Grandchild
  • Maxine Laughlin, Sister
  • Charlsie Freshour, Sister
  • Hugh and Kate Parks, Parents
  • Burl Parks, Brother
  • He also leaves eleven great grandchildren an several nieces and nephews to cherish his memory.

  • Lenton Parks
  • Isaac Parks
  • Jacob Parks
  • Randy Freshour
  • Bruce Hartman
  • Sam Tullock
  • Shorty Harmon, Honorary
  • Lynn Malone, Honorary
  • Larry Laughlin, Honorary
  • Tommy Ellenburg, Honorary


  • Visitation Saturday, June 8, 2019
  • Funeral Service Saturday, June 8, 2019


Carroll Parks

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Diane Whittenburg

June 9, 2019

Doug, Karen and family, I am so sorry for the loss of your dad. I always enjoyed his quiet spirit and humor. He was a good man and worked hard all of his life. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you!

Diane Whittenburg

John & Judy Bowman

June 7, 2019

Charles and Teresa so sorry for your loss

Metra Doolittle

June 6, 2019

My condolences go out to the Parks family, especially Karen , whom I have been good acquaintance with since high school. I am sorry for your loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers