Hillis Parks, 85

Hillis Parks, 85, of Monroe Township, died Jan. 10.

He served in the United States Army during the Korean War.

Parks is survived his wife Jearldean “Jewell” Parks of 60 years, children Eddie, Pamela and Glen (Kimberly), grandchildren Sharon (Joe) Reed, Jeremy (Jacquie) Parks, Jason (Auree) Senior, Justin (Crisjin) Senior, Emily Senior and Nate Parks, great-grandchildren Hannah Stappe, Caleb Reed, Jordyn Parks, Jaxson Parks, Justin Parks and Lyndon Senior, siblings Mizie (Shirley) Parks, Fern Collett, Diane (Darell) Mann, Ruth (Don) Riley and Manuel (Charlotte) Parks.

He was preceded in death by his sons Dallas and Dewayne and siblings Jessie Parks, Donald Parks, Roger Parks and Flossie Banks.

Visitation 10 a.m. until noon services Jan. 14 at E.C. Nurre Funeral Home in Bethel. Interment at Laurel Cemetery.