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Duane Douglas Parker

June 15, 1937 ~ April 26, 2018 (age 80)

Duane Douglas Parker, 80, Atlanta passed away Thursday, April 26, 2018 at Medilodge – Hillman.

Duane was born June 15, 1937 in Charlotte to the late Edwin and Lucielle (Shaver) Parker and married the love of his life Audrey Fuller on October 8, 1954.  She preceded him in death on November 19, 2012.  He enjoyed hunting, fishing, gardening, working and enjoyed spending time with his family. 

Surviving are 2 children, Doug (Nikki) Parker, Shelia (Charles) Whitt; 4 grandchildren, Tina (Jason Scofield) Whitt, Scott (Velvet) Whitt, Stacey Whitt, Danielle (Shawn) McDaniel; 7 great grandchildren, Trenton, Candice, Elizabeth, Spencer, Nicholas, Kailee, Allie; brother, Donald (Carol) Parker; and his faithful canine companion, Rusty.

Mr. Parker was preceded in death by a sister, Ilene Schieberl.

Private graveside service arrangements have been handled by the Bannan Funeral Home.

Interment: Avery Twp. Cemetery

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Atlanta Sports Boosters or Elk Country Animal Shelter.