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Daniel Robert Parker

1973 - 2009

Daniel Robert Parker died July 19, 2009 in Lubbock, Texas. He was born Nov. 4, 1973 in Cottonwood, was raised in Phoenix, and later moved to Payson.
He worked as a lineman with the I.B.E.W. Local 769.
Mr. Parker was an avid hunter in both rifle and archery weaponry, and loved the outdoors and all that nature provided.
He is survived by his wife, Amy Parker; two daughters, Jessica Ann and Karissa; brother, Jeremiah Parker, and his family, wife Haley and their children, Reece Daniel and Rubye; sister, Jessica Powers, and her family, husband Jay and their children, Mackenzie Erin and John Jeffrey. He is also survived by his father, Edward A. Parker; and Kelley Parker, mother of his daughter, Jessica Ann.
His mother, Ann Patricia Parker, who died of cancer 18 months ago, preceded him in death.
“Though his time on earth was short, it was extremely eventful and full of laughter. Dan will not only be greatly missed, but forever live in our hearts and memory,” writes his family.
Services will be held at 10 a.m., July 29 at the Thompson Funeral Home Chapel, 720 N. Litchfield Road, Goodyear, AZ 85338, (623) 932-1780.
Donations may be made to Chase Bank, acct. #818101958 for a college fund for his children.