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Mrs. Mary C. Parks

Submitted by Donnie Pickard


Van Buren County Democrat
December 21, 1949

Mrs. Mary C. Parks

Mrs. Mary Parks, mentioned of whose death was made by our Dennard correspondent last week, was born October 31, 1873, the result of a stroke received November 9. Mrs. Parks was united in marriage to W. H. Parks February 6, 1891, who passed way November 6, 1935. To their union four children were born. The eldest child died in infancy. Surviving are Willie and Mrs. Olen McCormac, both of Dennard. A fourth child, Nettie, passed away at the age of 14. Mrs. Parks is also survived by two sisters, Mrs. Nancy Nunley of Dennard and Mrs. Susie Dyer of Talihina, Okla., and one brother, A. C. Smith of Dennard. K Sixteen grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren also survive.