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Joyce Mathews Parker

January 2, 1929 December 28, 2017
Joyce Mathews Parker
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Obituary for Joyce Mathews Parker

Joyce Mathews Parker, 88, of Fairfax, VA, passed away on December 28, 2017.

She was born on January 2, 1929, in Norfolk, Virginia and a graduate of Maury High School. Devoted wife to Reverend Jesse H. Parker, highly active with Little River Baptist Church, enjoyed annual family vacations to Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, and an avid reader and diehard Washington football fan. She was a school clinic aide in the Fairfax County Public School System for many years. Joyce will be remembered always for her kind and loving spirit.

She is survived by daughter, Susan Parker Black; son, Jesse H. Parker, Jr., and wife, Renita; grandchildren, Jeb Black, Samantha Black, and Colin Parker.

A rescheduled graveside service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, January 20, 2018, at Forest Lawn Cemetery in Norfolk, Virginia. Arrangements are by Hollomon-Brown Funeral Home, Bayside Chapel. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the Alzheimer's Association. Condolences may be offered to the family at

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Graveside Service




1:00 PM 1/20/2018 1:00:00 PM
Forest Lawn Cemetery

8100 Granby Street
Norfolk, VA 23505

Forest Lawn Cemetery
8100 Granby Street Norfolk 23505 VA
United States

Memorial Contribution

Alzheimer's Association

Post Office Box 96011
Washington, DC 20090-6011

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