Curtis (Al) Parker
Curtis (Al) Parker was born on November 2, 1962 in Bremerton, Washington. He passed away on April 16, 2014. He was retired from the United States Postal Service, where he worked for 25 years.
His true passion was working in his shop creating award-winning bodywork. He was a true artist. His friends will remember him as a kind man, always willing to lend a helping hand. He loved to hunt and was an avid fisherman. He was a loving father and best friend to his children. He was an exceptionally awesome grandfather.
He was preceded in death by his sister, Sherrena Parker Lee, his brother Richard (Rick) Parker, and sister Millie Lynn.
Curtis is survived by his son, Sean Parker; daughter, Tristan Parker; son, Tyler Parker; his grandchildren, Aaliyah, Shayden, Marshall and Daniel; his father, Curtis L. Parker and his mother, Darlene (Tooley) Lovejoy; uncle, Frank Parker; aunt, Patricia Parker, and many other aunts, uncles, and nephews.
We'll miss you Daddy always and forever! Shine on you crazy diamond!
Funeral services will be held Friday, April 25, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. in Gorman-Scharpf Funeral Home. There will be no visitation. Come as you are!
Gorman-Scharpf Funeral Home
1947 E. Seminole Springfield, MO 65804
Published in the News-Leader on Apr. 24, 2014