of Marshall, AR
July 6, 1932 - May 14, 2022
Marjorie Jerlene Parks, age 89 of Marshall, Arkansas passed from this life on Saturday, May 14th, 2022 at Highland Court in Marshall, Arkansas. She was born in Marshall, Arkansas on July 6th, 1932 to Conley Horton and Ada Tackett Horton.Jerlene was a member of Landmark Missionary Baptist. She loved traveling and riding around Searcy County with her family. She also enjoyed going to yard sales. Jerlene loved the local Daisy Queen and would go everyday if she was able. She was an excellent cook, especially chocolate rolls and fried pies. She was an avid gardener and had an amazing green thumb, whether vegetables or flowers, she could make it grow. Jerlene never met a stranger. Her wonderful personality will be greatly missed by family and friends.Survivors include her children; Robert Larry Parks and wife Kathy of Virginia Beach, Virginia, Karen Cates and husband Steve of Cabot, Jimmie Don Parks and wife Marian of Harrison and Leisa Younger and husband Ray of Marshall; grandchildren, Bobby Parks of Virginia Beach, Virginia, Will Parks and wife Ashley of Virginia Beach, Virginia, Stephanie Taylor and husband Brandon of Cabot, Adam Younger of Russellville, Hannah Younger of Marshall and Becky Avey of Mountain View; great-grandchildren, Braden Avey, Cole Avey and one great-grandson on the way; special cousin, Coy Lee Horton and wife Sue of Marshall and numerous nieces, nephews, extended family and friends who will also mourn her passing.Jerlene is preceded in death by her parents, Conley and Ada Horton and two sisters, Charlene Boyd and Monaco Caldwell.Funeral services for Jerlene will be 2:00 PM Wednesday, May 18th, 2022 at Roller-Coffman Chapel in Marshall, Arkansas with Bro. John Myatt and Bro. Sean Milliken officiating. Visitation will be 6:00 till 8:00 PM Tuesday, May 17th, 2022 in the Chapel. Burial will be in Canaan Cemetery. Bearers will be David O'Neal, Justin O'Neal, Jimmie Don Parks, Adam Younger, Ray Younger and Steve Cates. Honorary bearers will be Coy Lee Horton and David Nondorf. At the family's request in lieu of flowers donations may be made to Legacy Hospice, 702 North Main Street, Suite A, Harrison, AR 72601.
Prayers of peace and comfort for your entire family.
Jerlene was such a special lady - so full of life and energy! I don’t think she ever met a stranger. I loved visiting with her! My thoughts and prayers are with her family. She will be missed by all who knew and loved her.
Sorry to hear about Jerlene’s passing. Have known her for many years. She was always so pleasant and friendly. Your families are in my thoughts and prayers.
So sorry. Prayers for the family
I am so sorry for your loss. Prayers for peace and comfort for all her family and friends. She was a sweet woman.
I have many wonderful memories of Jerlene babysitting me when I was little. Love and prayers for you all.
Darvin and I are so sorry for the separation you're going through at this time. We know your mother is very much alive and, in the presence of Jesus. She led by example and her family had a wonderful teacher. Take comfort in knowing one day you will never be separated again. We are praying for all your family.
So happy for my Mom (Monaco Caldwell) and Aunt Jerlene to be together in our heavenly home. Love you both very much! Teresa
We will miss you cousin, but we know you are so happy with loved ones in Heaven. Our love and prayers for the Family during the days ahead .
Karen, So sorry to hear of your loss. She was a sweet lady. Thoughts and prayers for the family. Your friend, Sheila
Sorry for your loss. Mothers are special people. May time help to heal the aches you now feel.Love, Jerry and Bettye Honey
My thoughts and prayers to the family.
So sorry for your loss I always enjoy talking with her and Troy love to talk garden with her she was a sweet lady 🙏💗🙏💕
Our deepest sympathy in the loss of this special lady. She was always so friendly and wanted to make sure everyone was cared for. Always had a smile for anyone she met. Prayers for Gods comfort now and the days to come.
So sorry for your loss she was a great woman.
Bill and I were so sorry to hear about her passing. She was such a precious lady. We loved her. Prayers and sympathy for her family.
So sorry to hear of Jerlene passing. She was a sweet lady. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. May God keep watch over you and give you peace. Love, Betty and Ray Barnes
I’m so sorry. She was always such a precious lady! I know she is happy today in Heaven with the Savior! I pray He sends your family comfort in the coming days.
My thoughts and prayers are with her family and friends. For many years I would visit with Jerlene while at the Daisy Queen.
Leisa and Family, so sorry to hear about your Mom. She was the type of Lady that made you feel like you were her family and always made you feel welcome. She will be missed but think of all the memories you have. We love you and you in our thoughts and prayers. Carl &Kathy Smith
I’m so sorry for your loss. 🙏💕
Fond childhood memories of Jerlene. My thoughts are prayers are with you all.
Sorry for your loss, we always enjoyed visiting with her and enjoyed her pickles, she was a kind lady.
Lisa and family, I’m so sorry to hear about your dear mom. Earth lost an angel and heaven gained one. My prayers are with you and your family.