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Monday July 23rd, 2018
1:00pm - 3:00pm

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Monday July 23rd, 2018

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Helen V. Parker

Helen V. Parker, 74, of Sylva, peacefully went to be with our Lord on Saturday, July 21, 2018 at home surrounded by her loved ones. She was the wife of the late Dallas Parker and the daughter of the late Frank and Beulah Broom. 

She was a retired telephone operator with Contel. Helen loved sewing and crocheting and all her pets. She loved her family very dearly.

In addition to her husband and her parents, she was also preceded in death by 1 son; Dallas Dean Parker, 1 great granddaughter; Alexandria Moore, 1 sister; Shirley Shular and 1 brother; Bill Broom. 

Helen is survived by 3 daughters; Vicky (Darwin) Ferguson, Nada (Mike) Meadows and Frankie (Jimmy) Mason and 1 brother; Mike (Anita) Broom. She is also survived by 7 grandchildren, 15 great grandchildren as well as several nieces and nephews.  

Services will be held at 3:00 pm on Monday, July 23, 2018 at Appalachian Funeral Services with Rev. Eddie Stillwell officiating. The family will receive friends from 1-3 pm at the funeral home. Burial will follow in the East LaPorte/Zachary Cemetery.

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This woman was my rock, she was kind hearted, soft spoken, pure spirited.. And most of all she was my Nanny! I wobt say goodbye rather I'll be seeing you.. Rest in peace Nanny BNtnY

Brittanie mason Aug 1 2018 12:00 AM

so sorry about helen. we had a lot of fun working at contel. 4bfnt

hilda sellers Jul 24 2018 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss. I worked with Helen at Contel..Prayers for all of you

Terrie Childers Jul 24 2018 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers for the family!!!GE37p

Danny and Phyllis Wilson Jul 23 2018 12:00 AM

I am so sorry to hear of your mother's passing. She was a wonderful lady and loved by many. Please know that I am lifting the family up in my prayers.

Kimberly Warren Jul 23 2018 12:00 AM

Praying for her family and friends

Jill Cagle Jul 23 2018 12:00 AM

Frankie and family: I'm so sorry to hear that your Mother passed away. I know there's no words I can say to ease the grief you're feeling. Just know, there are people that care about you and know what you're going through. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Jamie Ray Jul 23 2018 12:00 AM

Vicky, Nada, Frankie and families. So sorry to hear of your mom's passing. My thoughts are with you!

Mona Seago Jul 23 2018 12:00 AM

I remember Helen as we worked together!!She was a gentle ,kind lady. Always smiling that sweet smile!!! May fond memories ease your hearts today and always!!! RIP, Helen!!!

Joyce Fisher Jul 22 2018 12:00 AM

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