Mrs. Anna Marie Parker, formerly of Farmington, passed away Wednesday morning, June 17, 2009, at her Sedalia, Missouri, residence, at the age of 80 years, 2 months & 4 days. Anna was born on April 13, 1929, in Flat River, Missouri, to John B. Mathews & Katherine Ellen 'Clark' Mathews. Also preceding-in-death were: her husband, Dow Eugene "Gene" Parker (Sept. 11, 1986); 1 Sister, Norma Ruth Hughes & 1 Brother, Franklin Mathews.
Anna was a former member of Farmington First Baptist Church and had been attending the Chestnut Ridge Baptist Church. Anna was a former Cook at the Franklin Elementary School in Farmington & had worked as a Dental Assistant.
Survivors Include : 1 Daughter, Ruth Anna 'Mrs. Marvin' Eaves, of Green Ridge, MO. 1 Son, Duane E. (& Marita) Parker, of Springfield, MO. Also surviving are 4 Granddaughters, 1 Grandson & 2 Great-Grandchildren.
Visitation Friday, 5-8 p.m. Visitation resumes Saturday at 6:30 a.m.
Funeral : Saturday, 2:00 p.m., June 20, 2009
at : TAYLOR Funeral Service CHAPEL with Rev. Steven Thomas officiating.
Interment : Parkview Cemetery, Farmington.
Memorials may be made to : * The Gideons International &/or * The Lions Club Sight Programs.