Marshall Joe Parker, 62, of the Hunter’s Creek Community passed away June 30, 2019 at the Piedmont Athens Hospital.

Born August 10, 1956, in Stephens County, he was the son of the late John Henry Sr and Dorothy Evelelar Turpin Parker. He was the brother of the late John H. Parker Jr, Leon Parker, and Becky Woody.  He had worked for Vermont American and Tenneco. He was an avid hunter, fisherman, and outdoorsman.  He was a member of Welcome Faith Baptist Church.

Survivors include, his wife Gwen Busby Parker; two daughters and sons-in-law, Michelle and Chad Whitworth, Lavonia, and Jo Ann and Jason Greenway, Mt Airy; two sons and daughter-in-law, M J and Brittany Parker, Carnesville, and Joshua Parker, Carnesville; ten grandchildren, Jake, Drew, Will, Brody, Isaac, Eli, Gabe, Emma, Ella, and Nolan; sister Deborah Kelly, Calhoun, GA.

Services will be Wednesday morning at 11am at the Hunters Creek Baptist Church with Rev. Ben Huff. Interment will be in the church cemetery.

The body is at the Ginn Funeral Home, Carnesville. The family is at the home and will receive friends from 6 until 8 Tuesday evening at the funeral home. Condolences may be left at ginnfuneralhome.com.