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Nancy WoodGraveside Service: 2:00 p.m., Monday, October 1, 2018

Location: Peninsula Memorial Park

William “Billy” Paul Parker, Sr., 88, died Thursday, September 27, 2018 at home surrounded by his family. Billy was born and raised in Warwick County. He worked the water of the James River for well over half a century as an oysterman. He was a master boat builder, building some of the most beautiful deadrises in his backyard in Deep Creek.

Billy was preceded in death by his wife of 58 years, Arbutus; his son, William Parker, Jr., and parents, James and Grace Kellum. He is survived by his sons, Lee Parker and Dennis Parker of Newport News and Roger Hudnall (Linda) of Ripley, WV; 10 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; 9 great-great grandchildren; his brother, Jimmy Kellum; sister, Grace Marie Kellum and many nieces and nephews. The family would like to express special appreciation to Nancy and Belinda Kidd for all their time, help and love shown to Daddy over the last 12 years.

A Graveside Service will be held on Monday, October 1, 2018 at 2:00p.m. at Peninsula Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The American Cancer Society. Arrangements by Weymouth Funeral Home.

 

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