George "Reid" Parker

  • Born: April 20, 1944
  • Died: April 24, 2019
  • Location: Mooresboro, North Carolina

Harrelson Funeral and Cremation Services

1251 US Highway 221A
Forest City, NC 28043
Tel. (828) 657-6383

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Message From The Family

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George "Reid" Parker, age 75, of Mooresboro, NC died Wednesday, April 24, 2019 at Hospice of the Carolina Foothills.
Reid was born April 20, 1944 in Rutherford County to the late George W. Parker and Edna Crawford Parker. He worked at Cone Mills for thirteen years and as a truck mechanic for seventeen years. He enjoyed fixing and restoring old cars, but his life's passion was preaching God's Word and spending time with his family.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three sisters, Lucille Bradley, Birdie Mae Rhodes, Viola Sisk and two brothers, Roy Parker and Spencer Parker.
Those left to cherish his memory include his loving wife of fifty-six years, Barbara Tesenair Parker; two daughters, Susie Parker of Ellenboro and Angel Parker Long (Jackie) of Bostic; son, Bucky Parker (Michelle) of Mooresboro; two sisters, Madge Jones of Green Hill and Louise McIntyre of Spindale. He is also survived by six grandchildren, Taylor Hardin (Andy), Caleb Matthew Long, Gabriel Reese Parker, Kaydrien Lamica, Lindsey Brewer (Andrew), Shellie Avant and four great-grandchildren.
A funeral service will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 27, 2019 at the Harrelson Funeral Chapel with Reverend Rick Cockerham, Reverend Hubert Street and Reverend Marshall Dill officiating. Interment will follow in Rutherford County Memorial Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m. on Friday at the funeral home.


Condolence & Memory Journal

My Uncle Reid was a wonderful human being. I have such beautiful sweet memories of him throughout my life. He was a great man of FAITH. I always admired him for his FAITH. I am sure he is rejoicing with his loved ones in HEAVEN and especially with JESUS. I will miss him immensely. I love you Uncle Reid.

Posted by Deborah ROYAL - Hephzibah, GA - Family   April 26, 2019

Praying for you Susie and the family.

Posted by Steve Bostic - Mooresboro, NC   April 26, 2019

So sorry for your loss

Posted by Guy/Paula Harris - Easley, SC - Friend   April 26, 2019


So sorry for the loss. God bless Mr. Parker. Susie an Taylor my best wishes for y'all in this time. Lots of love uncle Jeff

Posted by Jeff Cheeks - Huntersville, NC - Family Friend   April 26, 2019

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