PARKEY, Mildred M. (Stogsdill)
Iowa Park Mildred Marie (Stogsdill) Parkey, 93, of Iowa Park, Texas, died Sunday, June 7, 2009, in Iowa Park. Services will be held at 11 a.m., Thursday, June 11, 2009, at Faith Baptist Church of Iowa Park. Alvis Edmondson of Arlington, Texas, will officiate. Interment will follow in Highland Cemetery under the direction of Dutton Funeral Home of Iowa Park. Mildred was born in Duncan, Oklahoma, June 10, 1915, to James Robert and Maria (Funk) Stogsdill. She graduated from Oklahoma College for Women obtaining a Bachelors Degree. She was a homemaker and a member of Faith Baptist Church of Iowa Park. She loved her kids and grandkids, baking cookies, playing the piano and genealogy. She married Fred Parkey September 29, 1939, in Chickasha, Oklahoma. He preceded her in death October 10, 1990. She was also preceded in death by her parents and three brothers. Survivors include son, Paul Parkey and wife, Belinda, of Wichita Falls; son, David Parkey and wife, Shirley of Iowa Park; son, Gordon Parkey and wife, Mary of Burkburnett; daughter, Ann Johnson and husband, David of Iowa Park; son, Allan Parkey of Lagos, Nigeria; daughter, Martha Tregre and husband, Gary of Fort Worth; 21 grandchildren and 26 great-grandchildren. The family would like to express their appreciation to Ann Andrews for the loving care she gave their mother in her last months. Memorials are suggested to Alzheimer’s Association or Hospice of Wichita Falls, P.O. Box 4804, Wichita Falls, TX 76308. Visitation will be Wednesday, June 10, 2009, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Dutton Funeral Home.