Donald W. Parker

Published 2:30 pm Wednesday, May 13, 2020

FUQUAY VARINA, NC – Donald Wilson Parker, 74, passed away May 8, 2020 at UNC Rex Hospital in Raleigh, NC.  

A native of Franklin, VA, he was a son of the late Jasper Wilson Parker and Cora Lee Byrum Parker.

Donald attended Franklin High School and was a retired 21 year Air Force Veteran.  He was also a former resident of Surry and employee of Dominion Power.

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Survivors include his girlfriend Jane Herbst; three sisters, Brenda Lou Blankenship of Collierville, TN, June Elizabeth Cofer of Smithfield, VA and Marilyn Frances Chowning of Henrico, VA; and nieces and nephews.

A funeral service was held at 8 PM Tuesday, May 12, 2020 in Wright Funeral Home, Franklin with the Rev. David Dillon officiating.  Burial will held at Albert G. Horton Jr. Memorial Veterans Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made to any favorite charity.