Phillip L. Parker, 78, a longtime Clinton County resident, died January 17, 2022 at I.U. Health Arnett Hospital, Lafayette. He was born July 9, 1943 in Clinton County to Russell L. & Mary Ellen (Coffman) Parker. He married Diana K. Howe on November 28,1964 in Frankfort and she preceded him in death on April 24, 2012.
Phill was a 1961 graduate of Frankfort High School and a veteran of the U.S. Navy. He worked as a carpenter for Gill Construction for 10 years, was a Frankfort Police Officer from 1974-1978 and then was owner/operator of Parker Restoration in Frankfort. He formerly attended Hope United Methodist Church and Faith Family Ministries, both in Frankfort.
Visitation and Services
A Celebration of Life will be planned for the summer of 2022.
Daughter: Deborah L. (Andrew) Mix of Frankfort, 2 Sons: Phillip Paul Parker of Bedford, IN and Rusty (Tammy) Parker of Panama City, FL, Sister: Ann (David) Hein of Mexico, 3 Step-Brothers: Fred Herr of Forest, Ron Herr of Kokomo, Jack Herr of Spring, TX, 7 Grandchildren and 1 Great Grandson.
He was preceded in death by his parents, two sisters, Linda Bushong and Cathy Herr, brothers, Von Parker, Chuck Parker and grandsons, Bryan Osbon and James Osbon.