Henry Mercer Parker, Jr., 89, of Amarillo died Tuesday, January 8, 2013.
No services are scheduled at this time. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.
Henry Mercer Parker, Jr. went to be with our Lord and savior after a lengthy illness. He was born in Clarendon and was one of five children born to Henry Mercer, Sr. and Pope Ennis Parker. Henry served in the Army during World War II. He will be missed by his family and loved ones.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Betty Jean Parker.
Survivors include a son, Clayton Parker; two daughters, Suzanne Bloom and Lisa Thomas; in-laws, James Bloom and Larry Thomas; and other friends and family who were blessed to know him.
The family requests memorials be made to Alzheimer’s Association, 1400 Wallace Blvd., Amarillo, TX 79106.