1929 - 2011
Bingham L. Parks was born Aug. 4, 1929 and died March 23, 2011.
Mr. Parks attended University of Minnesota and was a veteran of the United States Air Force. He was also a member of the American Legion, Post 69 in Payson and attended First Southern Baptist Church.
Mr. Parks was preceded in death by his wife of 35 years, Laraine; son-in-law, Carlos Samojluk; and a brother, Clayton.
He is survived by his daughters, Sherry (Larry) Oropeza of Claypool, Karen Samojluk of Napa, Calif. and DeeDee (Tom) Lee of Victorville, Calif.; son, Robert Spratt of Payson; sisters, Jane Shannon and Nanette Briggs; four grandchildren, Ashley (Andrew) Clark, Desiree Akel, Nicholas Samojluk and Gage Lee; and one great-grandchild, Bella.
We will miss you, Daddy, writes his family.