Forest Montgomery “Pete” Parker

Published 6:03 pm Saturday, December 10, 2016

Forest Montgomery “Pete” Parker 


Forrest Montgomery “Pete” Parker, 97, died Thursday. Born Oct. 9, 1919 in Boyle Co., he was the son of the late “H.E” and Edith Franklin Parker. 

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Forrest was a member of the First Church of God, a farmer and he loved the outdoors. 

He was predeceased by a son, Gary Wayne Parker, a brother, Charles “Zeke” Parker and a sister, Ruth Mae Robertson.

He is survived by his wife, Gladys “Allie” Parker; two daughters, Naomi Carol (the late Billy) Devine of Danville and Rebecca Ann (Eddie Layton) Settles of Parksville; two grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. 

The funeral service will be 1 p.m., Monday, Dec. 12, 2016 at Stith Funeral Home, Danville.

Burial will be in Bellevue Cemetery.  

Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m prior to the service. 

Memorial donations are suggested to Heritage Hospice or the First Church of God. 

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