The News Courier in Athens, Alabama

Obituaries

August 5, 2013

Nancy Parks

— Nancy F. Parks, 78, of Huntsville, passed away at her home Saturday, Aug. 3, 2013, surrounded by loved ones. She was born Oct. 29, 1934, in Limestone County.

She was a retired civil servant, a member of Asbury United Methodist Church, a devoted wife, a loving mother, a caring grandmother, and an enamored great-grandmother. 

Nancy is survived by her daughter, Suzanne Parks Knight; her son, Reginald Parks and wife Julie Parks; her sister-in-law, Reba M. Fry; her grandsons, Jeffrey Watson, Samuel Parks, Jordan Nicholas, David Parks and Michael Parks; and her great-granddaughter, Jaelynn Nicholas. 

Nancy filled our lives with love, compassion, dignity and grace. Though she is now gone, we will always remember her and, in doing so, our lives will be better for it. 

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 tonight, Aug. 6, at Limestone Chapel Funeral Home. A graveside service will be conducted at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 7, at Athens City Cemetery. 

In lieu of flowers, the family has requested donations be made in Nancy's memory to Asbury United Methodist Church in Madison.

Please sign our online guestbook at limestonechapel.com.

 

1
Text Only
Obituaries
Photos


Poll

Which foreign crisis is the biggest threat to the security of the United States?

Russia-Ukraine
Israel-Palestine
Iraq
None of the above
     View Results
Facebook
AP Video
US Ready to Slap New Sanctions on Russia Kerry: Not Worried About Israeli Criticism Boater Rescued From Edge of Kentucky Dam Girl Struck by Plane on Florida Beach Dies Rodents Rampant in Gardens Around Louvre House to Vote on Slimmed-down Bill for Border Looming Demand Could Undercut Flight Safety Raw: 2 Shells Hit Fuel Tank at Gaza Power Plant Raw: Massive Explosions From Airstrikes in Gaza Giant Ketchup Bottle Water Tower Up for Sale Easier Nuclear Construction Promises Fall Short Kerry: Humanitarian Cease-fire Efforts Continue Raw: Corruption Trial Begins for Former Va Gov. The Carbon Trap: US Exports Global Warming Traditional African Dishes Teach Healthy Eating
Twitter Updates
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide
Stocks
Parade
Magazine

Click HERE to read all your Parade favorites including Hollywood Wire, Celebrity interviews and photo galleries, Food recipes and cooking tips, Games and lots more.
Business Marquee