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Tessie Martin Parks

April 15, 1920 January 25, 2019
Tessie Martin Parks
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Obituary for Tessie Martin Parks

Mrs. Tessie Lee Martin Parks, age 98 passed away Friday, January 25, 2019 at Westwood Hills Nursing and Rehab.

Funeral services will be held 2:00 PM Thursday, January 31, 2019 at Mt. Valley Missionary Baptist Church with Rev. Casey Walker, Rev. Fred Thomas, and Rev. William Brown officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6:00 until 8:00 PM Wednesday evening at Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home.

Mrs. Parks was born April 15, 1920 in Wilkes County to Jim and Clara Belle Parks Martin. She loved singing and cooking and was a good displinarian for the children. She loved to attend church, was a good wife and mother. She was a member of Mt. Valley Missionary Baptist Church.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband; Walter Lee Parks, two granddaughters; Barbara Ann Sales and Nicole Mallard, eight sisters; Flouranna Walker, Alta Wilborn, Toylee Gentry, Lou Finna Hawkins, Lula Belle Hague, Laura McBride, Mary Dobbins, and Hardy Patterson and four brothers; John Willie Martin, Albert Martin, Ernest Martin and John Martin.

She is survived by; four daughters; Penelope P. Sales of Walkertown, Callie S. Parks of Jonesville and two adopted daughters; Stephanie P. Brown of Mt. Holly and Elaine P. Martin and husband Lawrence of Roaring River, five grandchildren; Janet P. Martin, Vernon Lee Sales and wife Velvet, Kim Sales, Elcheva P. Waters and husband Ian and Alisa Sheriff and husband Abraham, thirteen great grandchildren; Brooke Martin, Zach Martin, M.J. Mayberry, LeMya Smith and husband Shelby, Lee Sales, Temeka Penn, Justin Waters, Jason Sales, Megan Green, Sasha Howell, Damian Craig, Sasha White and Krystina Waters, ten great great grandchildren; Ava Howell, Gianna Craig, Clara Bell Mercer Waters, Cedrick Sutton, Jr., Ariyanna Craig, Jaleah Gambill, Alianna Craig, Breyson Byers, Haze Oliver and Kyla Fritz.

Flowers will be accepted.

Online condolences may be made at www.reinssturdivant.com


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Visitation

Wednesday

30

Jan

6:00 PM 1/30/2019 6:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 1/30/2019 8:00:00 PM
Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home

270 Armory Road
North Wilkesboro, NC 28659

Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home
270 Armory Road North Wilkesboro 28659 NC
United States

Service

Thursday

31

Jan

2:00 PM 1/31/2019 2:00:00 PM
Mtn. Valley Missionary Baptist Church

118 Plum Ridge Road
Ronda, NC 28670

Mtn. Valley Missionary Baptist Church
118 Plum Ridge Road Ronda 28670 NC
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Mtn. Valley Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery Final Resting Place

118 Plum Ridge Road
Ronda, NC 28670

118 Plum Ridge Road Ronda 28670 NC
United States
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