Calvin Ray Parker, Sr., 90, of Kiln, MS passed away Friday, March 25, 2022 in Kiln, MS.
Calvin was born on August 11, 1931 in Taylorsville, MS. He graduated from Stringer High School in 1950 and LSU in 1980. He served in the United States Army and Navy. His hobbies were fishing and showing horses. He was a wonderful and loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather who will be sadly missed by his family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his son, Rickey Parker; parents Thomas & Mary Ann Parker; two brothers, Weber "Dale" Parker and Donald Parker; sister, Bobby Nell Parker and grandson, Calvin Ray Parker, III.
He is survived by his wonderful and loving wife, Beverly Parker; three children, Calvin Parker, Jr., Michelle Parker (Barnes) and Caleene Parker (Campbell); grandchildren, Stacie Bailey, Brandon Boothe, Mathew Boothe, Ciera Agee, Amy Garrett, Erik McElveen, Katlyn Campbell, William Campbell, Jr., Jennifer Parker, Dana Parker Glasgow, Kristen Carrico and Nicole Messick and 12 great-grandchildren.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to Southern Hospice in Picayune, MS.
A Celebration of Life will be held Sunday, April 10, 2022 at Dempsey's: 6208 Kiln Delisle Rd. Kiln, MS 39556 at 3:00 p.m.
Edmond Fahey Funeral Home is honored to serve the family and friends of Calvin Ray Parker, Sr.