Walter G. Parker, 87

Walter G. Parker, 87, of Dunn died Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018, at Universal Nursing Home in Lillington.

Mr. Parker was born on Aug. 24, 1930, in Harnett County, son of the late Benjamin Carman Parker and Myrtie Ryals Parker. He was preceded in death by his brother, Carl H. Parker.

Mr. Parker was a member of Layden Memorial United Methodist Church in Raleigh where he served as a Sunday school teacher, usher and in other capacities of the church. He retired with 30 years of service at Erwin Mills and farmed part time. He enjoyed photography.

A funeral service will be held Friday at 11 a.m. at Cromartie-Miller Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Marshall Stewart officiating. Burial will follow in Harnett Memorial Park in Lillington.

Survivors include a nephew, Glen Parker of Dunn; and great-nephew, Benjamin Parker of Dunn.

The family will receive friends Thursday from 6 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home.



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