Cleo V. Parker, 100, of Andrews passed away on Monday, July 20, 2020 in Andrews.
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Family and friends will gather to celebrate her life at 10:00 AM Thursday, July 23, 2020 for a Graveside service at the Andrews Old Cemetery with Minister Leslie L. Boone officiating. Interment will follow. Visitation will be from 9:00 AM-9:00 PM on Wednesday at the funeral home. Please visit www.mcnettfuneralhome.com for obituary information, visitation, service details and family pictures or videos.
Cleo was born on June 25, 1920 in Pottsville, Arkansas to Walter and Sarah King Reed. She married
H. F. “Buck” Parker on August 7, 1937 in Pottsville, Arkansas at a revival meeting. She had been a member of the First Assembly of God since 1950. Cleo was a self-made scholar of the Bible. She taught Sunday School, Bible Studies and the Adult Sanctuary Class for many years. Cleo loved watching sports and was an avid fan of the Dallas Cowboys and Texas Rangers. Her favorite players were Josh Hamilton and Roger Staubach. She was preceded in death by her husband of 55 years, H. F. “Buck” Parker, son Billy Jarrell Parker and a grandson and granddaughter.
Cleo is survived by her daughter, Barbara and husband Larry of Fort Worth, Texas, son, Mike Parker and wife Tonia of Andrews, Texas, 8 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren, and 1 great-great-grandchild.
Honorary pallbearers will be John Ragland, Parker Ragland, Will Parker, Mike McCabe, Billy Morgan, Hector Reyes, McCaul Ragland, Patrick Malmstrom, Lance Parker and James Parker.