Farming Rural 18

Jerome Grady Parker

October 26, 1947 ~ December 24, 2020 (age 73)



Jerome G. Parker, 73, went to his heavenly home Thursday, December 24, 2020 at Optim Medical Center in Reidsville, GA. Jerome was born October 26, 1947 to Grady and Charlotte Anderson Parker and lived in the Reidsville area all of his life. He was a 1965 graduate of Reidsville High School, a graduate of South Georgia Technical College in Americus, GA with a degree in Electrical Technology, a graduate of Savannah Technical College with a degree in Heating and Air Conditioning. He was a Board of Directors member of Ag South Farm Credit for 32 years, a member of Georgia Farm Bureau for 48 years and a member of Vidalia Onion Committee.  He owned and operated Jerome Parker Refrigeration for 49 years. He was a loving caring husband, father and grandfather and a member of Pineview Baptist Church and a deacon. He is preceded in death by his parents.

He is survived by his wife, Ginger Rogers Parker of Reidsville, GA

                        Children, Wendy Scarborough (Perry) of Lake Park, GA

                                         Haley Howard (Sean) of Statesboro, GA

                                         Misty Self (Will) of Statesboro, GA

            Siblings, Libby Rogers (Neal) of Reidsville, GA

                            Brenda Tatum (Ted) of Reidsville, GA

                           Wayman Parker (Janice) of Reidsville, GA

Grandchildren, John, Jake and Baylee Howard, Cayla and Cody Scarborough, Trent Self

Several nieces and nephews also survive.

Visitation will begin at 5:00 pm, Monday, December 28, 2020 at Pineview Baptist Church. Funeral Services will be held 2:00 pm, Tuesday, December 29, 2020 at Pineview Baptist Church. Burial will be in Glennville City Cemetery.

Remembrances may be made to Pineview Baptist Church c/o Maryann Swain, 1491 Levi Kennedy Road, Reidsville, GA 30453.

Pallbearers: Mark Durrence, Mark Monfils, Jason Parker, Brandon Parker, Trevor Tatum, Ronald Rogers.

Social distancing of six feet due to Covid 19 will be enforced and masks are asked to be worn during Visitation and Services.

Care and Services are entrusted to Brannen Kennedy Funeral Home of Glennville, Ge

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December 28, 2020

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Pineview Baptist Church
6370 hwy 121
Reidsville, GA 30453

Funeral Service
December 29, 2020

2:00 PM
Pineview Baptist Church
6370 hwy 121
Reidsville, GA 30453

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