The Stanly News and Press (Albemarle, NC)


January 16, 2014

Eli ‘Cecil’ Parker, of Marshville, passed away Jan. 14, 2014, at age 82

Thursday, January 16, 2014 — Eli “Cecil” Parker, 82 years of age, of Marshville, passed away Tuesday, January 14, 2014, at home in Marshville.

He was born May 28, 1931, in Anson County to the late Jesse Thomas Parker and the late Clanie Thomas Parker.

The family received friends from 12:30-2 p.m. Thursday, January 16, 2014, at Hartsell Funeral Home in Albemarle. The funeral service followed Thursday at 2 p.m. in the funeral home chapel, officiated by Elder Ted Morton and Rev Caroll Anthony. Burial followed at the Oakboro Cemetery.

Survivors include his wife, Ruby Lois Parker of Marshville, N.C.; daughter, Kristin (Roger) Cox of Monroe, N.C.; and grandchildren, Travis Brandon Cox and Tiffany Brooke Cox.

Hartsell Funeral Home of Albemarle is serving the Parker family.

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