Parker, John Austin


Parker, John Austin, age 93, went to his heavenly home on Friday morningSeptember 24, 2021.

He is preceded in death by his parents John and Anna Parker and his sisters, Mary Martin and Maxine Booker.  He is survived by his wife of 65 years, Patricia Atkinson Parker and children, Susan Ragland, Steven Parker (Linda) and Stacey Herndon (Bobby), eight Grandchildren and Fifteen Great-Grandchildren.

Johnny retired from Virginia Department of Transportation after over 40 years of service.  He loved working in his garden that he selflessly shared with everyone. He also loved spending time with his family for Sunday lunches after church.

The family will receive guest on Tuesday September 28, 2021, from 6pm to 8pm at Ragland Memorial Baptist Church in Sandy Hook, VA.  Services will be help on Wednesday September 29, 2021, at 11am at Ragland Memorial Baptist Church.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Ragland Memorial Baptist Church.

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5 Comments on “

  1. Our deepest sympathies. Such a wonderful and kind soul.
    Mike & Mary Beth Wood

  2. To know Johnny Walker was a privilege. To be a part of his church family was an incredible blessing. There are no words to describe the joy of being loved by Johnny and Patricia.

    Johnny made the world a better place.

  3. Our condolences to the entire family. Johnny shall be missed by the entire community.
    Jane & Scott Johnson

  4. Johnny was a man of great faith! He will be missed but we know he’s in glory! Our prayers for your family.

  5. Our deepest sympathy and thoughts and prayers for your loss May he RIP in God’s gracious arms. Love,
    Nancy Ragland Gates & Tom Gates, Cindy Gates & Tom Houck, Debbi Gates Brasile & Daniel Brasile.

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