JACKOLYN MAE “JACKIE” PARKER,
of Little Rock, went to be with the Lord on April 12, 2021, at the home of her son in Greenbrier. She was born November 9, 1932, in Little Rock, in the arsenal at City Park, where is now Museum of McArthur Park. Her grandfather, the late Arthur M. Fewell, was the custodian there. Jackie was the daughter of the late Charles J. and Mildred Fewell Paine of Little Rock.
She graduated from Little Rock High School in 1951, and married her high school sweetheart Herman Parker soon after. She was a homemaker for many years. In 1966 she started selling Avon and was an Avon rep for 52 years. As an Avon rep, she won numerous awards and trips as top seller and in achievement. She loved spending time with her family. Jackie was a member of Faith Methodist Church in Little Rock.
Jackie is preceded in death by her husband, Herman Parker of 46 years; her parents, and brother, Buddy Paine of Russellville. Jackie is survived by her four children, Steve Parker (Jeanne) of Greenbrier, Susie Smith of Greenwood, Janet Parker of Hensley, and Judy Whaley (Lonnie) of Bauxite; six grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren, and two great-great-grandchildren and other loving family.
There will be a private graveside service at Rest Hills Memorial Park in North Little Rock, on Thursday, April 15, 2021, at 10 a.m. Masks are required. Online guestbook: www.rollerfuneralhomes.com/chenal.