Oma Evelyn Parker passed peacefully from this life on October 2, 2016 at 11:30am in Bellingham, WA. She was the last child born to Tom and Oma Emma Parker (ne: Barrmore) at the homestead in Goodnight, Texas.
Her brother, Jack, and her three sisters, Ala Trunion Sweitzer, Elizabeth M. Wynn, and Susie May Brown all preceded her in death along with her much loved niece, Shirley Jean Weidenbach.
She leaves behind a niece, Pat Washington, and a nephew, Edward Sweitzer and their spouses and children plus Shirley’s children.
Having migrated from Texas to Bellingham at an early age, she graduated from Bellingham High School and held several jobs until she became a nanny/housekeeper, a position she held until retiring. Her life revolved around her church and the children that she raised as a nanny.
Private services are being planned by her family.