Timothy Lee Parker
August 11, 1961 – December 8, 2017
Timothy Lee “Timmie” Parker, 56, of Archer Lodge was called home Friday, December 8, 2017. He was born in Johnston County to the late Glenn Marvin “Shorty” & Billie Marlow Green Parker. Timmie was known for his sense of humor and could bring laughter to anyone he was around. While growing up on the family farm, Timmie developed a love of the outdoors and enjoyed hunting, fishing, and gardening. He was a skilled craftsman & carpenter by trade – often gifting family and friends with his handmade works of art. Of all the things he did, he especially loved spending time with his family, passing down lessons learned, and being “Granddaddy.”
He is survived by his son, Philip Parker (Megan) and grandchildren; Wyatt, Charlotte, & Savannah of Wendell, siblings; William Parker & Vicki Bailey of Archer Lodge, aunt; Brenda Davis of Archer Lodge, and several cousins, nieces and nephews.
Flowers welcomed or memorial donations may be made to your local no-kill animal shelter.
Funeral service 3 pm, Friday, Strickland Funeral Home Chapel, 211 W. Third St. Wendell with visitation from 1:30-3 pm, prior to the service. Inurnment will follow in the family cemetery. www.stricklandfuneral.com