9/20/14 —– Cora Lucille Parker

Mrs. Cora Lucille Parker, age 86 of Bradyville, Tennessee, passed from this life on September 16, 2014 at Centennial Medical Center in Nashville, Tennessee.

Cora was preceded in death by her first husband, Alden Spry, second husband, Lee Parker, her parents, Ernest and Ethel Taylor Byford, one daughter, Wanda Abbott, two sons, Alfred Spry, Michael Spry, one sister, four brothers and one grandson, Ricky Lewis.

She is survived by special niece, Barbara L. Davis of Bradyville, Tennessee, great granddaughter, Ashley Renee Duke and fiancé Rickey Brandon of Manchester, Tennessee, special nephew, David Byford and wife Debbie of Manchester, Tennessee, great grandson, Jeredan Warren, great great niece, Emma Gaither, great great nephew, Hunter Rigsby, four grandchildren, Thonya Warren and husband Joey of Summitville, Tennessee, Michael Spry of Tullahoma, Tennessee, Scotty Spry of Manchester, Tennessee, Liza Spry of Livingston, Tennessee, one sister, Connie Opal Limbaugh of Bradyville, Tennessee, ten great grandchildren, and several sister-in-laws, brother-in-laws, nieces and nephews also survive.

Mrs. Cora was a member of the New Hope Baptist Church. She enjoyed cooking, baking, and working in her flower and vegetable gardens. Her worship, church activities, and family were her life. She will be dearly missed by all who knew her.

Funeral Services for Mrs. Cora Parker will be conducted on Saturday, September 20, 2014 at 2:00 PM at the Coffee County Funeral Chapel with Brother Leon Williams officiating.

Burial will follow at the Gilley Hill Cemetery, Cannon County, Tennessee.

Visitation will be held on Saturday, September 20, 2014 from 11:00 AM until the time of the service at the Coffee County Funeral Chapel.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations be made to St. Jude Childrens Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, Tennessee 38105-1942.