Phillip E. Parker, 77, a lifelong resident of Crestview, born to Harvey and Mary Esther Parker, entered the loving arms of his Heavenly Father on July 29, 2020.
Phil is survived by his wife of 59 years, Sue Richards Parker, his 3 sons Kevin Parker (Kim), Danny Parker, Dallin Parker (Ashley), 2 daughters, Paige Parker and Alicia Wilson (Thomas Wilson), 5 granddaughters, Emily, Jillian, Tabetha, Emma, Sara, 1 grandson Jaxton and 3 sisters, Vicky Baker (Kenny), Susan Henderson, and Kathy Brooks (Rickey). He is preceded in death by his mother, father, brother-in-law, Dallas Henderson, and grandson, Benjamin.
Phil was a lifetime member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints and held many church callings. By trade, he was a lifelong electrician, ran his own electrical company, spent countless hours teaching his trade, and used his knowledge to serve others. He retired as a Major after serving 27 years in the Alabama National Guard. He enjoyed rooting for the Braves, collecting stamps and coins, tinkering with old cars, and spending time with his grandchildren. Phil will be missed by his family and many friends.
Services will be held August 1st, 2020. Visitation will be at 10:00AM with funeral service at 11:00AM at Brackney Funeral Service. Burial will be at Cotton Cemetery following services.