David Lee Parker, 58, of Waldron, Arkansas died October 6, 2017, in his home. He was a born-again Christian who was baptized into the Hon Baptist Church.
David was born April 8, 1959, in Ceres, California to Jerry and Sarah Jo (Kitchens) Parker.
Dave was a multifaceted entrepreneur, from running grocery stores to designing websites. His other passions included computers, playing Fantasy Football, watching Big Brother, and visiting with his friends, family and his granddogs, Jax and Lily. He also loved taking road trips with his Dad.
David is survived by four daughters, Kelli Ann Robertson and Terri Sue Robertson of Waldron, Sarah Louise Koltzau and her husband, Brian Keith Koltzau of Lowell, AR, and Jenna Lee Parker of Topeka, KS; granddaughter Kaylee Sue Gardner of Mountainburg, AR; his parents, Jerry and Sarah Jo Parker of Fort Smith, AR; father-in-law Willie Newman of Waldron; brother, Jeffery Dean Parker and his wife, Sheila Kaye Parker of Fort Smith; sister, Jo Ann Parker of Rogers, AR; a brother-in-law Junior Newman and wife, Gina of Waldron; and a host of nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins and close friends.
David was preceded in death by his wife Mary Sue (Newman) Parker; mother-in-law Flora (Scott) Newman; grandparents, Lewis and Bertha Kitchens and Ira and Ollie Parker.
David’s celebration of life will be 1:00 p.m., Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at the Heritage Memorial Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Delmas Hunnicut, officiating. Interment will follow in the Center Point Cemetery near Hon, Arkansas. Arrangements are being entrusted to the Heritage Memorial Funeral Home in Waldron, Arkansas.
David’s visitation will be 3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Tuesday, October 10, 2017 at the Heritage Memorial Funeral Home in Waldron, Arkansas
David’s pallbearers will be Lewis James, Rick Evans, James Hanna, Lee Allen Langston, Steve Hawkins, Richard Parks.
A dinner with follow the service at the Waldron United Methodist Church.