Doris Parker

Monday, February 12, 2018

Doris Mae Parker, age 75, peacefully passed away on Thursday, February 8, 2018, in Fayetteville, AR. The youngest child and last survivor of seven children born to the late Charles and Anna Lepley of Carroll Country, AR, she was preceded in death by her parents, siblings, and husband of 41 years, Daryl Parker. Doris is survived by one daughter, Twila Corter and husband Leslie; one son, Nathen Parker and wife Jean; granddaughters, Stephanie Parker and Jennifer Ray; grandsons, Derek Williams and Tyler Parker; and numerous in-laws, nieces, nephews, and friends who were all special to her.

Doris retired in 2005, after a 30-year career with Tysons Foods, in Berryville, AR. Known for her generosity, she loved to give gifts of homemade greeting cards and Christmas ornaments. Her favorite things included: Elvis Presley, bingo, crafts, and nights listening to karaoke at the Cold Spot in Huntsville, AR.

Doris had a loving spirit and will be missed and remembered by many.

A special thanks is given to those who gave above and beyond to bless Doris with their love and care, especially in the final years and months of her life: June and Steven Hunt; Charley Ford; Angie and Mike Eastwood and their sons; Holly and Bob Parker; Paul Anderson; Sue Evans; Andon Winters; Karen Glisson and family and mother in-law Bessie Parker.

Celebration Of Life will be 2:00 PM February 17, 2018 at Smith Family Funeral Home in Green Forest with Pastor Billy Williams officiating. Interment will follow at Liberty Cemetery. Visitation will be 1:00 PM until service time at 2:00 PM. Lunch reception from 11:30 - 1:00 at Cattleman's Steak House, Sale Barn in Green Forest.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Green Forest Cowboy Church , 304 W. Main, Green Forest.

On line condolence at www.smithfamilyfuneralhome.net.