CLARKSVILLE, Texas—Wayne Parks, 93, of Clarksville died Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012, in a local nursing home.

Mr. Parks was born May 17, 1919, in the Aikin Grove community, Red River County. He was retired from Red River Army Depot, a member of First Baptist Church and an Army Air Corps veteran.

Survivors include his wife, Helen Parks of Clarksville; one son, Jack Parks of Clarksville; one daughter, Suzanne Parks of Clarksville; two granddaughters and grandsons-in-law, Camille and Dale Hines of Clarksville and Amber and Shane Davis of Avery, Texas; and three great-grandchildren, Ashley Hines, Hannah Davis and Sara Davis.

Graveside services will be 3:30 p.m. today in Fairview Cemetery with the Rev. Tracy Williams officiating. Burial will be under direction of Clarksville Funeral Home.

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Published: 10/10/2012