Obituaries

Larry Wayne Parker 1948 - 2011 Chanute

Memorial services for Larry Wayne Parker, 63, Chanute and formerly of Merriam, were Friday, Dec. 16, at Bonner Springs Baptist Church.
Mr. Parker died Tuesday, Dec. 6, in Chanute after a lengthy illness.
He was born April 3, 1948, in Kansas City, Kan., the son of Jack Robert and Shirley Patricia Parker.
Mr. Parker graduated from Shawnee Mission North High School in 1966 and was a cable television lineman from 1972 to 1984. He was also self-employed as a mechanic.
Survivors include his wife, Louise Parker, Chanute; two daughters, Poppy Parker Lambay and Holly Parker, Colorado; eight grandchildren; five stepchildren; his mother, Shirley P. Parker, Merriam; and a brother, David Robert Parker, Kansas City, Kan.
Johnson Funeral Chapel, Chanute, handled arrangements.