Dorothy Parks

Dorothy Murray Parks, 93, of Myrtle Beach, S.C., formerly of Woodlawn and Hampstead, died Friday, November 8. Born June 12, 1920, in Baltimore, she was the only child of Thomas and Elizabeth Riley McLaughlin. She was preceded in death by her first husband, Douglas W. Murray and second husband, Alfred Parks. Surviving are two sons, Paul J. Murray of Myrtle Beach and Mark (Susan) Murray of Eldersburg; step-son, Harry (Lynda) Parks of Palm Bay, FL; step-daughter, Rochelle (Eddie) Keen of Edgewater; two grandchildren, Brad (Amy) of Westminster and Amy (Todd) Price of Hanover, PA; and great-grandson, Jacob Drews. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m., Friday at St. Joseph's Catholic Church, 915 Liberty Rd., Eldersburg, with the Rev. Neville O'Donohue officiating. Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, P.O. Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38148.

Published in The Capital on Nov. 20, 2013