Obit: Parker, Mae (Chandler) / 16 Jan 1944
Contact:  Kathleen Englebretson

----Source: 20 January 1944 Obituary

Mae (Chandler) Parker

Mrs. Mae Parker, 76, of Medford died at the Medford hospital from pneumonia Sunday afternoon. She was taken to the hospital Friday.

Funeral services will be held this afternoon, Thursday, at the Methodist church, Rev. Henry Halverson officiating. Internment will be made in the cemetery at Greenwood, Clark County.

Mrs. Parker was born in Greenwood on January 23, 1868, and was married to Edwin Parker April 30, 1883. They lived in Greenwood until 1900 when they came to Taylor County and settled in Perkinstown. After five years there they moved to Medford and had been living here ever since that time. Her husband preceded her in death. She was a member of the W.S.C.S. of the Methodist Church and the W.C.T.U.

Survivors included five daughters, Mrs. Myrtle Maurer, Milwaukee, Mrs. Fern Nedry, Eugene, Oregon, Mrs. Faye Showers, Seattle, Mrs. Frances Forsyth, Minneapolis, Mrs. Dorothy Quinn, Astoria, Oregon; two sons, Ervin, Medford, and Major David Parker of Logan, Utah; 25 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren. Two sons preceded her in death, Clinton in 1937 and LeLand in 1939.

Here for the funeral are Mrs. Faye Showers, Seattle; Miss Bertha Parker, Minneapolis; Charles Maurer and Mrs. Kathryn Vetter of Milwaukee.




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