Obituary for Harvie Leander Parks, Sr.

Harvie Leander Parks, Sr., age 77 of Dublin passed away Sunday, April 1, 2018 at his home.

Born June 2, 1940 in Flat Ridge, VA he was the son of the late Glenn Cicero Parks & Ellen Marie Parks Crowder. His brothers, Kenneth Parks, Ray Parks and sister, Francis Sawyers also preceded him in death.

He was a veteran of the United States Army Reserve and worked at RAAP as a conductor engineer for over 30 years.

He is survived by his  

Wife of 50 years

Sonya Kirby Parks – Dublin


Harvie Leander Parks, Jr. & Peggy Shelton – Floyd

Freda (Wayne) Hopkins – Parrott


Dustin Hopkins & Chrissie – Belspring

Sierra Parks – Palm Coast, FL

Great Grandchildren

Trenton Hopkins

Ethan Hopkins


Patsy Perry – PA

Funeral services will be held 11:00 AM Thursday, April 5, 2018 at the Bower Funeral Home-Chapel, Pulaski with Pastor Kenneth Poston officiating. Interment will follow at the Thornspring UMC Cemetery.

The family will receive friends 5:00-7:00 PM – Wednesday at the funeral home.

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Bower Funeral Homes, Pulaski is handling the arrangements for the family.