Ronald Lee Parker, Sr. passed away peacefully on Sunday, December 30, 2012 in Orlando,
FL. He was the only son born to the union of the late Lloyd M. Parker and Annie Lee Parker (Latson) at Halifax Hospital in Daytona Beach, FL on December 22, 1950. He graduated from Campbell Senior High School in 1968 and received his Associate of Science degree in Commercial Art from Florida Metropolitan University in 2004. He was an accomplished artist, and a great cook. Known to his friends and family as Ronnie (Bull), he spent the last portion of his life as a loving caretaker for his mother, Annie. He leaves to greatly mourn his passing; his wife, Bernadette; mother Annie (Orlando, FL); children: Carolyn (Jerome), Stafford, VA; Ronald Jr. (Shakima), Palm Coast, FL, Khari, Las Vegas, NV, DeRante, Los Angeles, CA, Andre and Allen, Daytona Beach, FL; brother Lloyd (Merrin) West Palm, Beach, FL; sisters, Delores aka Raine- Atlanta, GA, Cynthia (Essex), Orlando, FL, Deborah, Tucson, AZ; four grandchildren; four nieces; three grand nieces and one grand nephew. Ronnie's Celebration of Life services will take place at Pinello Funeral Home, 1036 Derbyshire Rd, Daytona Beach, 386-252-7777. Viewing- (Today) Thursday, January 3, 2013, 5:00-8:00 P.M. The family will accept visitors from 5:00-7:00 P.M. Funeral- Friday, January 4, 2013- 12 Noon. Arrangements entrusted to Pinello Funeral Home.


Published in Daytona Beach News-Journal on Jan. 3, 2013