Hubert, NC
Jackson “Jackie” Eldridge Parker, Sr., 79 of Hubert, passed away Wednesday afternoon at Carolina East Medical Center.

A funeral service will be held at First Baptist Church Swansboro on Saturday, 2/10/18 at 2:30 PM with Dr. Larry Harper officiating. Burial will follow at the Parker Family Cemetery on Parkertown Rd.

He is preceded in death by his parents Jack and Maggie Parker, brothers Hosea, Spencer, and Garland Parker, and sister Jean Salter.

Jackie is survived by his loving wife of 56 years, Kay Parker of the home, daughter Denise Parker of Cape Carteret, son Jay Parker and wife Tammy of Swansboro, daughter Rhonda Murray and husband David of Chesapeake, VA, sisters Eloise Harren of Granite Falls, NC and Janice Bean of Hubert, brother Douglas Parker and wife Anita of Hubert, grandchildren Brent Riggs, Jordan Boney, Sydney Parker, Maggie Rogers, Jackson Parker, Elizabeth Murray, and Mercedes Braun, 3 great grandchildren, sister in law Letha Parker, brother in law Edward Salter, Eli and Michelle Smith and their children Brittany, David, and Parker, and many nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends Friday evening at Jones Funeral Home of Swansboro from 6 – 8 PM.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Swansboro First Baptist Church Building Fund.

Arrangements by Jones Funeral Home of Swansboro