DATELINE: Marion, VA
Edgar Bryan (Eddie) Parks, age 47 died Friday evening April 26, 2013 in the Holston Valley Medical Center following a lengthy illness of scleroderma. Born Dec, 20 1965 he was the youngest son of Josephine Parks and the late Joe Parks.
Proceeded in death by his father, Joe Parks and his grandparents, Edgar and Mada Parks, Bill and Virginia Amos.
Surviving are his mother Josephine (Jo) Parks, one brother Newman (Ruby) Parks , Marion, one sister Vanessa (David) Hall, Rural Retreat, two nieces Candy Hall and Christy Taylor, great niece Cylie Mullis. He is also survived by many wonderful friends and his pride and joy, his little dog Milo.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to home health care for their wonderful care and to the many friends that helped with Eddie.
In honoring with his wish’s he was cremated and a memorial service will be held at a later date with private burial in Russell County, VA. The family will receive friends on Sunday from 2:00 – 4:00 PM at his mother’s home in Marion. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to The Marion Church of the Nazarene located at 243 West Coyner Avenue Marion VA 24354. Expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family at www.bradleysfh.com. Bradley’s Funeral Home is serving the Parks family.