Mrs. Billie "B" Parker, 89, of Bluefield, W. Vir., former longtime Cardwell, Mo., resident, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, May 11, 2014. She was born July 23, 1924 in Cardwell to the late William E. Grady, Jr. and Sarethna Newsom Grady.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her loving husband, Dr. Charles Parker, two brothers, John Grady and Charles Grady, and one sister, Earlene Futrell.
She leaves her loving memories to be cherished by her daughter, Lee Ann Parker Burnette of Bluefield, W. Vir.; granddaughter, Leslie Burnette of Bluefield, W. Vir.; two grandchildren, Hezekiah Burnette and Jaiyana "Aaliyah" Jordan; brother, James H. "Jiggs" Grady and wife Sarah of Milford, Mich.; two sisters, Mary Helen (Tince) Vaughn and husband Eulus of Cardwell and Terry Coy of Benton; sister-in-law, Jean Grady; many nieces, nephews, friends and her beloved dog, Bosco (Benji)
The family prefers memorials be sent to Bible in the Schools, P.O. Box 543, Bluefield, W. Vir. 24701; St. Jude Children's Research Hospital @www.stjude.org, or the Cardwell Cemetery Association, P.O. Box 488, Cardwell, Mo. 63829.
Graveside funeral service will be 2 p.m. Tuesday in the Cardwell Cemetery. There will be no visitation. Burial will be under the direction of Howard Funeral Service of Leachville.
Guest register: www.howardfuneralservice.com