James Dennis Parker passed away on December 2, 2019, at the age of 74. He was born on October 18, 1945 in Los Angeles, California. He moved to New Orleans and lived in Kenner for the past 42 years. James graduated from McDonogh 35 and continued his education at Delgado and Louisiana State University. He is retired from his office managing position at Marine Splicing. He is preceded in death by his father, James F. Parker, and step-mother, LaVerne T. Parker. Beloved husband of Phyllis Blanchard Parker. Father of Dr. James M. Parker (ChrisAnn) and Timothy M. Parker. Grandfather of Justin, Jacob, Tyler, Caleb, Kyle, Brady, Chase and Madison.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Funeral Mass at Greenwood Funeral Home, 5200 Canal BLVD. on Thursday, December 5, 2019 at 11:00 A.M., Father David Dufour celebrant. Visitation will begin at 9:00 A.M. Interment to follow in St. Louis #3 Cemetery. Condolences may be offered at www.greenwoodfh.com. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to a charity of your choice.