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October 2, 1939 - November 11, 2017
Memorial services for Tootsie Parks, 78, of Longview will be 4pm, Tuesday, November 14, 2017 at Mobberly Baptist Church with Reverend Scott Schulik and Reverend Chris McClain officiating. Mrs. Parks died Saturday, November 11, 2017 in Longview.
She was born October 2, 1939 in Silsbee, Texas. Mrs. Parks was a 1958 graduate of Midland Lee High School. Tootsie worked for Sun Pipeline Company for a few years before marrying Jimmy Parks August 17, 1963. She spent most of her career as a closing agent for Stewart Title company in Longview. AA was very important to Tootsie, she had 48 years of sobriety and sponsored numerous people throughout the years. Mrs. Parks enjoyed square dancing and playing 42. Her greatest joy was spending time with her family and particularly her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Mrs. Parks is survived by her husband, Jimmy Parks of Longview; two sons, Tommy Parks of Longview, Ronnie Parks and his wife, Tracie of Longview; a daughter, Michele Kincaid and her husband, Larry of Kilgore; a brother, Jack Favors of Evadale, Texas; ten grandchildren; fifteen great grandchildren, several nieces, nephews and numerous AA Friends.
The family will receive friends immediately following the memorial service.
Rader Funeral Home - Kilgore
401 N. Martin