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  • "Thanks for your service Jim and may you rest in peace."
    - Bruce Adams
  • "So sorry to hear of Jim's passing. He was a good friend..."
    - Virginia Brown
  • "Thank you for your service to our country. Rest In Peace."
  • "Sad to hear of your passing. RIP Jim!"
    - Erick Morin
  • "May you rest in peace."
    - Wade Taylor
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James Richard Parker  

Of Springfield, VA on September 10, 2018, at the age of 78. Beloved husband of 51 and a half years to Charlene; also survived by sister-in-law Dee Parker and nieces Karen Gamble of Raleigh, NC and Judy Passadore of Portland, OR; and great niece and nephew Becky and John Gamble; as well as various cousins. Jim retired from the Department of State as a Foreign Service officer after serving in the US Air Force. He was a Ham radio operator, W4EKB, for over 60 years, and a Shriner in the El Katif Temple in Spokane, WA. A memorial service to celebrate James' life will be held on Saturday, September 22, 2018 at 10 a.m. at Demaine Funeral Home, Springfield, VA. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations in James' memory to Shriners' Hospital for Children - Spokane, 911 W. 5th Ave., Spokane, WA 99204.

Published in The Washington Post on Sept. 16, 2018
Arrangements under the direction of:
Demaine Funeral Home
5308 Backlick Road | Springfield, VA 22151 | (703) 941-9428
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