Della Marie (Jackson) Parks
Published: Tuesday, February 19, 2013

Della Marie (Jackson) Parks, age 66, of Parrottsville, passed away Thursday, February 14, 2013.

She was a lifelong member of Bethel Baptist Church in Parrottsville.

She was preceded in death by her parents Chester and Geneva (Phillips) Jackson, sisters Dorothy Ruth Jackson and Mary Wrenn, daughter-in-law Karen Parks, and brother-in-law Gene Wrenn.

Surviving are her sons Doyle (Lynda) Parks, Jr., Michael Jackson and daughter Donna (Jimmy) Ellison; brothers Charles, Alfred (Brenda) and Delmar Jackson; and sisters Judy (Randy) Branning, Wanda (Jerry) Brandt, and Doris (Frank) Hall.

She is also survived by her grandchildren: Toni and Hunter Ellison, Morgan, Logan, Michaela and Madison Jackson; Ridge and Gage and Dixie Parks. A host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends will also mourn Della's departure.

Visitation was held Saturday, February 16, 2013, from 4:00-8:00 p.m. The funeral was Sunday, February 17, 2013, at 2:00 p.m. at Brown Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Richard Kinsland officiating. Burial followed in the Faubian Cemetery.

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Brown Funeral Home is honored to serve the Parks family.

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