Richard Gerald Parker
Richard Gerald Parker, 73, of Greer, went to be with the Lord on December 3, 2019. He was preceded by his wife Sarah.
A native of Simpsonville, the son of the late Alton Parker and Lois (Slatton) Parker, he was the owner of Parker and Son Trim Shop in Greer.
Surviving are his children, Rita Parker Lance (Wayne) and Travis Parker, of Greer. Gerald had six grandchildren, Parker Lance (Cherae), Titus Lance, Justin Lance (Samantha), Case Parker, all of Greer; Trevor Parker, of Spartanburg; and Sarah Parker, of Lyman; and two great-grandchildren, Baiden “Buckeye” Lance and Jay Jay Lance.
Gerald was in a loving and caring relationship with Martha Penfield. He loved and cared for everyone who knew him.
Gerald had been attending El Bethel Baptist Church for many years.
Memorial services will be held December 13, 2019, at 11 a.m. at El Bethel Baptist Church, 313 Jones Ave., Greer, conducted by Joe Seay.