James Wendell Parker

James Wendell Parker, 64, of Whiteville, died Sunday, July 9, 2017 at his home.

Funeral services will be conducted on Saturday, July 15 at 1:00 p.m. at New Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church in Whiteville. Rev. Anthony Rowell and Rev. Linda Long Brown will deliver the eulogy. Burial will be in Cherry Grove Cemetery.

He is survived by three children, Sherill Richardson, Tonya Rose and Fredrick Rose, mother, Rosa Lee Parker, two brothers, Earkin Parker, Jr., Rev. Charles Parker and one sister, Evangelist Gloria Riddick.

Viewing will be held on Friday, July 14 at Smith Funeral Home Chapel from 12 noon until 7 p.m. and one hour prior to services at the church. There will be no viewing following the service.

A service of Smith Funeral Home of Whiteville.