William Adam “Billy” Parker, 1961-2020


William Adam “Billy” Parker, 58, passed away July 11, 2020 at his residence in Yantis. He was born Nov. 4, 1961 in Fort Worth to Bobby Ray and Lois Anne Adams Parker. William and his wife Sherry were together for 40 years, living the last 30 years in Yantis. They were married in Las Vegas, Nev. on Oct. 24, 1997. Billy was a member of Midway Baptist Church of Yantis. He was an iron worker and a member of the Local 808 in Orlando, Fla. He loved working at Cape Canaveral and Disney World. He enjoyed his cows, hunting and fishing. He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Robert Allen Parker; and sister, Elizabeth Parker.

Survivors include his wife, Sherry Parker of Yantis; brother, Duane Stone of Kentucky; two sisters, Pamela Parker and Robin Parker both of Orlando, Fla.; in-laws, Autry and Juanita Burgess of Yantis; and numerous other relatives and friends.

The family will hold services at a later date.