Eddie Steve Parks, 59 of Hiram, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 8. He was born March 8, 1954, in Dallas, and was preceded in death by his parents, E. C. & Gladys Chapman Parks and a brother, Leroy Parks. Mr. Parks had worked as a painter for the Paulding County Board of Education for the past 13 years. He was an avid Atlanta Falcons fan.
Survivors include his wife of 39 years, Mona Lee Parks; children, Kevin Parks & wife, Nickie of Hiram, GA, Amanda Apple & husband, Thomas of Dallas, GA, Lauren Parks & fiance’, Trey White of Hiram, GA, and Morgan Parks of Hiram, GA; brothers, Jerry Parks of Austell, GA, Wayne Parks & wife, Reita of Dallas, GA, and Chester Parks & wife, Glenda of Dallas, GA; sisters, Betty McNabb of Dallas, GA, Joan DeFoor of Bremen, GA, Judie Russell of Dallas, GA, and Jeanette Prather of Dallas, GA; grandchildren, Jacob Parks, Helena Apple and Will Parks; numerous nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, Oct. 12, at 3 p.m., from Clark Funeral Home, with Brother Eddie Allan officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on today from 5 to 8 p.m.