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IUKA – Ramon N. Parker, 86, died Monday, Jan. 1, 2018 at the Lone Tree Retirement Center in Meade.

He was born May 31, 1931 to Orval B. and Ermal (Tillery) Parker in Pratt County.  

He married Rita Chloe Miller April 5, 1953 in Hugoton. She survives.

He attended school in Antrim and Byers, graduating from Byers High School. After his graduation, he moved to Hugoton and began working for Parker Brothers GMC.  

He was a member of the Kansas National Guard for six years. He later joined the United States Army serving for two years in the 5th Armored Division.  

Upon his discharge, he began working for Northern Natural Gas in Hugoton for several years. 

He was a member of the Iuka United Methodist Church, served as a Pratt County Commissioner for 12 years, served on the South Central Telephone Association Board of Directors for 30 years, was a Boy Scouts of America troop leader, a board member of the Iuka Co-Op, coached little league baseball, and was a founding member of the Skyline T-Bird Booster Club. 

He enjoyed farming, collecting farm toys and GI Joes, was a fan of all sports, and spending time with his family and friends.

survivors include sons, Bob Parker and wife, Barbara, Meade, and B.D. Parker and wife, Joyce, El Dorado; brother, Bill Parker and wife, Deanna, Cunningham; sister, Wanda Hager Thompson and husband, Earl, Medicine Lodge; four grandchildren: Beau Parker and wife, Blake, Baylor Parker and wife, Abi, Levi Parker, and Kate Parker; and three great-grandchildren: Kamryn, Knox, and Kolbi.

He was preceded in death by his parents; three brothers: Pat, Dwane, and Robert D. Parker; and sister, Orvaleen Pritchett Post.

 Memorial services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018 at the Iuka United Methodist Church in Iuka.  

Cremation has taken place.  

Burial will follow the services at the Iuka Cemetery in Iuka.

Memorials are suggested to the Pratt County Historical Society, Iuka United Methodist Church, or the Iuka Volunteer Fire Department in care of Fidler-Orme-Bachman Mortuary, Meade. 

Condolences may be left at fidlerormebachmanmortuary.com.




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