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Virgil E. Parker - 82

10/11/1935 - 12/7/2017

Industry, Illinois

Virgil E. Parker age 82, of rural Industry, Illinois, passed away December 7, 2017, at O.S.F. in Peoria.  He was born July 11, 1935, on the farm in rural McDonough County, to John and Beulah Parks Parker.  Virgil was united in marriage for the last 8 eight years to Wanda Hutson.
Surviving to mourn his passing are his Wife: Wanda Parker of rural Industry, 4 Sons: Virgil Paul Parker, Macomb, Russell Scott Parker, Industry, Kenny Renner, Industry, Kent Renner, Tennessee, 1 Daughter: Julie Renner, Monmouth, 19 Grandchildren, 13 Great Grandchildren, 2 Great Great Grandchildren and 1 Sister: Berry Oliver, Texas.
Virgil was preceded in death by his parents, 2 Sons: Tommy Parker,, Donnie Parker, 1 Daughter: M.Denise Sprinkle, 5 Brothers: John, Jim, Hank, Pete, Bill, 4 Sisters: Mary Frakes, Marjorie McMillan, Virginia Wayland, and Edna Wilhelm.
Virgil was a millwright to Chadco and Morrell Farm Service, self employed trucker.  He loved to work on equipment.  He also enjoyed gardening, listening to music, spending time on the farm.  His greatest loves of all was his family and spending time with them.  He loved living life to the fullest.
Cremation rites have been accorded.  A Celebration of life, and meal will be from 2:00 P.M. to 6:00 P.M. Saturday, December 16, 2017, at the Macomb American Legion.  Memorial is to Pay it Forward Fund.  Jones Mortuary in Colchester handled arrangements for the family. Online Condolences may be expressed to the family at jonesmortuaryfh.com

Celebration of Life:

2:00 P.M. to 6:00 P.M. Saturday, December 16, Macomb American Legion

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