William Edwin "Billy" Parker, Jr., 74, resident of 33 Pine Drive husband of Alice Pruitt Parker died Thursday Aug. 9, 2007 at Abbeville Area Medical Center.
Born in McCormick, SC he was a son of the late William Edwin, Sr. and Woodrow Wilson Parker.
Billy was a retired automotive mechanic with Prince Motor Co. After retirement Billy began working for the SC Highway Department from where he last retired. He was also a member of Lebanon Presbyterian Church.
He is survived by: his wife Alice Pruitt Parker of the home; a son Lowrie Parker and his wife Lisa of Abbeville, SC; 2 granddaughters Jessica Lee Parker and Chelsea Nicole Parker.
He was preceded in death by a son William Edwin Parker, III and his beloved dog Corky.
Funeral services will be conducted Saturday Aug. 11, 2007 at 11:00 AM in the Chandler-Jackson Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev.'s Arnold Johnson and Robbie Burton officiating. The burial will be in Forest Lawn Memory Gardens. The family is at the residence 33 Pine Drive Abbeville, SC.
Memorials may be made to Lebanon Presbyterian Church 698 Mt. Carmel Rd. Abbeville, SC 29620 or to Trinity Episcopal Church P O Box 911 Abbeville, SC 29620.