SIKESTON - Mary Francis Parker, 72, died June 13, 2007, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston.
Born Nov. 28, 1934, in Grenada, Miss., daughter of the late Frank and Mary Mitchell Williamson Sr., she was a member of Pilgrims Rest Baptist Church in Canalou.
In 1953, she married Milton Parker Sr. who preceded her in death.
One daughter, two brothers and two sisters also preceded her in death.
Survivors include: four sons, Milton Parker Jr., Willie Earl Parker and Earl Lee Parker of Sikeston and Henry Lee Parker of Topeka, Kan.; two daughters and one son-in-law, Mary Louise and William Betts of Charleston and Bertha Parker of St. Louis; two brothers, Frank Williamson Jr. of Sikeston and Elijah Williamson of Tulsa, Okla.; two sisters, Essie Mae Williamson and Bobbie Lee Williamson of Sikeston; and 34 grandchildren.
Visitation is from 1 p.m. until time of services at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Cornerstone Baptist Church in Sikeston. The Rev. Mose Grayson will officiate.
Burial will follow in the Sunset of Memories Cemetery in Sikeston.
Williams Funeral Home of Sikeston is in charge of arrangements.